Contents

Home Based Recycling Business

Make Money in the Recycling Business

Get Instant Access

12.1 Introduction 430

12.2 Acts, Regulations, and Policy 432

12.2.2 Regulations 434

12.2.3 Guidance and Policy 435

12.3 Overview of RCRA Programs 435

12.3.1 RCRA Subtitle D: Solid Waste 435

12.3.2 RCRA Subtitle C: Hazardous Waste 436

12.3.3 RCRA Subtitle I: USTs 437

12.3.4 Miscellaneous Statutory Provisions 437

12.3.5 RCRA and Its Relationship to Other Environmental Statutes 437

12.3.6 Public Involvement in RCRA 438

12.4 RCRA Today 438

12.4.1 Waste Minimization 438

12.4.2 Streamlining the RCRA Regulation 439

12.4.3 Subtitle C Federal/State Partnership 439

12.4.4 Demonstrating Results 439

12.5 Hazardous Waste Recycling, Used Oil, and Universal Wastes 440

12.5.1 Hazardous Waste Recycling 440

12.5.2 Used Oil 442

12.5.3 Universal Waste 445

12.6 Hazardous Wastes Regulations Governing Generators,

Transporters, and TSDFs 446

12.6.1 Hazardous Wastes Generators 446

12.6.2 Hazardous Waste Transporters 448

12.6.3 Treatment, Storage, and Disposal Facilities 448

12.7 Land Disposal Restrictions 451

12.7.1 Applicability 451

12.7.2 LDR Prohibitions 452

12.7.3 History of LDR 456

12.8 Hazardous Waste Combustion 457

12.8.1 Regulated Units 459

12.8.2 Regulatory Requirements 460

12.9 Permitting, Corrective Action, and Authorizing States to Implement RCRA 464

12.9.1 Permitting 464

12.9.2 Corrective Action to Clean Up Hazardous Waste Contamination 465

12.9.3 Authorizing States to Implement RCRA 466

12.10 Superfund: The Hazardous Waste Cleanup Program 466

12.10.1 Definitions 467

12.10.2 History and Purpose of CERCLA 467

12.10.3 Trigger for Statutory Response 468

12.10.4 Types of Response Actions 468

12.10.5 RCRA and Remedy Selection under CERCLA 469

12.10.6 RCRA Corrective Action versus CERCLA Response 470

12.10.7 Imminent Hazards under RCRA and CERCLA 470

12.11 Legislative Environmental Statutes and Regulations 470

12.11.1 Clean Air Act 471

12.11.2 Clean Water Act 472

12.11.3 Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act 473

12.11.4 Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act 474

12.11.5 Marine Protection, Research, and Sanctuaries Act 474

12.11.6 Occupational Safety and Health Act 474

12.11.7 Safe Drinking Water Act 475

12.11.8 Toxic Substances Control Act 475

Acronyms 475

References 477

Appendix: Universal Treatment Standards (UTS):

40 CFR 268.48 479

Was this article helpful?

0 0
Trash Cash Machine

Trash Cash Machine

How recyclable trash can save the world and bank us huge profits! Get All The Support And Guidance You Need To Be A Success At Recycling! This Book Is One Of The Most Valuable Resources In The World When It Comes To How To Make Profits With Trash!

Get My Free Ebook


Post a comment