Shedding light on improper land disposal
- Hazardous waste testing/monitoring rule revised. // Industrial Paint & Powder;Jan94, Vol. 70 Issue 1, p10
Reports on the Environmental Protection Agency's revision of the final rule for testing/monitoring hazardous waste under Subtitle C of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA). Determination of a waste's subjectivity to RCRA; Provision of a testing manual called SW-846 Third Edition,...
- Environmental law--getting strict with hazardous waste permits: The better view of United... Boynton, Michelle M. // Journal of Corporation Law;Spring90, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p623
Opinion. Comments on court interpretations of the 1976 Resource Conservation and Recovery Act's (RCRA) provision on the hazardous waste permits. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) rules on all aspects of hazardous waste; Court decisions on `United States v. Johnson & Towers Inc.' and...
- Arkansas: Final Authorization of State Hazardous Waste Management Program Revision. Coleman, Samuel // Federal Register (National Archives & Records Service, Office of;8/10/2012, Vol. 77 Issue 155, p47779
The article presents a final direct rule for revision to the hazardous waste program of Arkansas under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) in 2012. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) decided that the alterations satisfy all the needed requirements to qualify for final...
- Settlement of CAMU Litigation Draws Applause, Criticism. Harrigan, Kate // Pollution Engineering;Apr2000, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p9
Reports on a February 2000 settlement that resolved a lawsuit over the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act Corrective Action Management Unit (CAMU) regulation. Environmental groups' concern that CAMU provided for insufficient treatment of hazardous waste and insufficient design standards for...
- EPA to tighten rules for pigments and dyes. // Chemical Week;12/14/1994, Vol. 155 Issue 23, p5
Reports that EPA has issued a proposed rule to list certain dye and pigment waste streams as hazardous under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act. Opposition by the Color Pigments Manufacturers Association.
- RCRA exemption effort. // Chemical Week;10/4/1995, Vol. 157 Issue 12, p42
Reports on a legislation introduced by Representative Saxby Chambliss that would exempt materials recycled back into an industrial process from being defined as hazardous waste under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act.
- New rules target fluorescent tubes. Johnson, Jim // Waste News;07/05/99, Vol. 5 Issue 8, p1
Reports on the United States Environmental Protection Agency's unveiling of changes to Subtitle C hazardous waste rules applying to spent mercury-containing light bulbs. Impact of the changes on recycling rates for fluorescent lamps containing mercury; Classification of the light bulbs as a...
- Lighting Disposal. // American School & University;Nov98, Vol. 71 Issue 3, p287
Discusses pending and existing regulations for the disposal of spent fluorescent lamps. Treatment of lamps for disposal as hazardous waste under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act; Universal Waste Rule or Conditional Exclusion; Implications for those generators disposing of fluorescent...
- New Fluorescent Rule. // Journal of Property Management;Sep/Oct99, Vol. 64 Issue 5, p8
Reports that the United States Environmental Protection Agency has changed hazardous waste rules that should make the recycling of mercury-containing fluorescent bulbs easier. Classification of such bulbs under the rules; Significance of universal waste rules.