TITLE

De Minimis Exemptions for Haz-Waste in Wastewater

AUTHOR(S)
Wei, Norman
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
Pollution Engineering;Jun2010, Vol. 42 Issue 5, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on de minimis exemptions under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) of the U.S. It states that de minimis exemptions allow for the disposal of small amounts of hazardous industrial wastes into wastewater treatment systems. It also provides examples on quantifications done for certain kinds of hazardous wastes including methylene chloride, chlorobenzene and cresols. Moreover, it cites that elementary neutralization is an exemption under the provisions of RCRA.
ACCESSION #
51129567

 

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