Satellite Hazardous Storage

West, Norman
February 2010
Pollution Engineering;Feb2010, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p11
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the satellite accumulation area (SAA) concept from the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) regulations of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in the U.S. According to the author, SAA permits the accumulation of hazardous wastes up to 55 gallons at or near the area where it was generated, without initiating the 90- or 180-day storage time limit. The author also outlined the necessary requirements for the SAA.


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