The notice will become final within 30 days, unless the person served requests a public hearing to challenge the decision. The plan must be submitted with the permit application, in accordance with §270. Standards: Closed-vent systems and control devices. The goal of the plan must be to minimize the possibility of, and the hazards from a fire, explosion, or any unplanned sudden or non-sudden release of or to air, soil, or surface water that could threaten human health or the environment. Land-based unit means an area where hazardous secondary materials are placed in or on the land before recycling. Closed portion means that portion of a facility which an owner or operator has closed in accordance with the approved facility closure plan and all applicable closure requirements.
Financial assurance for post-closure care. Assessment of existing drip pad integrity. Existing tank system or existing component means a tank system or component that is used for the storage or treatment of hazardous waste and that is in operation, or for which installation has commenced on or prior to July 14, 1986. D An immediate threat to human health, public safety, property, or the environment, from the known or suspected presence of , other explosive material, or an explosive device, as determined by an explosive or munitions emergency response specialist as defined in. Treatment means any method, technique, or process, including neutralization, designed to change the physical, chemical, or biological character or composition of any hazardous waste so as to neutralize such waste, or so as to recover energy or material resources from the waste, or so as to render such waste non-hazardous, or less hazardous; safer to transport, store, or dispose of; or amenable for recovery, amenable for storage, or reduced in volume.
Inner liner means a continuous layer of material placed inside a tank or container which protects the construction materials of the tank or container from the contained waste or reagents used to treat the waste. The Administrator will accept comment on the tentative decision for 30 days, and may also hold a public hearing upon request or at his discretion. In addition, certain surface impoundments and waste piles from which the owner or operator intends to remove or decontaminate the hazardous waste at partial or final closure are required by §§264. Universal waste means any of the following hazardous wastes that are managed under the universal waste requirements of part 273 of this chapter: 1 Batteries as described in §273. Examples of hazardous waste management units include a surface impoundment, a waste pile, a land treatment area, a landfill cell, an incinerator, a tank and its associated piping and underlying containment system and a container storage area. Testing and maintenance of equipment. The application must address the relevant criteria contained in §260.
Dike means an embankment or ridge of either natural or man-made materials used to prevent the movement of liquids, sludges, solids, or other materials. Disposal facility means a facility or part of a facility at which hazardous waste is intentionally placed into or on any land or water, and at which waste will remain after closure. The order may be appealed to the Administrator by any person who participated in the public hearing. The owner or operator must submit the modified plan within 60 days of the Regional Administrator's request, or within 30 days if the change in facility conditions occurs during partial or final closure. Special requirements for incompatible wastes. The written notification or request must include a copy of the amended closure plan for review or approval by the Regional Administrator. Sorbent means a material that is used to soak up free liquids by either adsorption or absorption, or both.
An individual generation site, such as a large manufacturing plant, may have one or more sources of hazardous waste but is considered a single or individual generation site if the site or property is contiguous. Carbon dioxide stream means carbon dioxide that has been captured from an emission source e. A container alone does not constitute a unit; the unit includes containers and the land or pad upon which they are placed. Tank system means a hazardous waste storage or treatment tank and its associated ancillary equipment and containment system. Also included in this definition for the purpose of the §261. Where the waste is a mixture of solid waste and one or more listed hazardous wastes or is derived from one or more hazardous wastes, his demonstration must be made with respect to the waste mixture as a whole; analyses must be conducted for not only those constituents for which the listed waste contained in the mixture was listed as hazardous, but also for factors including additional constituents that could cause the waste mixture to be a hazardous waste.
Containment and detection of releases. Aquifer means a geologic formation, group of formations, or part of a formation capable of yielding a significant amount of ground water to wells or springs. The owner or operator must notify the Regional Administrator in writing at least 45 days prior to the date on which he expects to begin final closure of a facility with only treatment or storage tanks, container storage, or incinerator units to be closed. Compatibility of waste with containers. The or must conduct these inspections often enough to identify problems in time to correct them before they harm human health or the environment, and must remedy the problem before it leads to a human health or environmental hazard. Manifest transactions subject to fees. These procedures must address proper design, construction, maintenance, and of units at the.
Airbag waste means any hazardous waste airbag modules or hazardous waste airbag inflators. Corrective action for solid waste management units. Special requirements for ignitable or reactive waste. Definitions of terms as used in this subpart. In addition, this must have the authority to commit the resources needed to carry out the ; 12 Develop, maintain and implement a plan to meet the requirements in paragraphs j 2 through j 6 and j 9 through j 10 of this section; and 13 Maintain records documenting compliance with paragraphs j 1 through j 12 of this section. Hazardous secondary material generator means any person whose act or process produces hazardous secondary materials at the generating facility.
The Regional Administrator will specify that time period in the facility permit. In this calculation, no credit shall be given for recovered heat used internally in the same unit. I am aware that there are significant penalties for submitting false information, including the possibility of fine and imprisonment. Management or hazardous waste management means the systematic control of the collection, source separation, storage, transportation, processing, treatment, recovery, and disposal of hazardous waste. Tank means a stationary device, designed to contain an accumulation of hazardous waste which is constructed primarily of non-earthen materials e. Design and operation of facility. Final closure means the closure of all hazardous waste management units at the facility in accordance with all applicable closure requirements so that hazardous waste management activities under parts 264 and 265 of this chapter are no longer conducted at the facility unless subject to the provisions in §262.
Sludge means any solid, semi-solid, or liquid waste generated from a municipal, commercial, or industrial wastewater treatment plant, water supply treatment plant, or air pollution control facility exclusive of the treated effluent from a wastewater treatment plant. Run-off means any rainwater, leachate, or other liquid that drains over land from any part of a facility. The question of whether the Regional Administrator's decision was proper will remain open for consideration during the public comment period discussed under §124. Hazardous secondary materials that are released to the environment and are not recovered immediately are discarded. Carbon regeneration unit means any enclosed thermal treatment device used to regenerate spent activated carbon.
Standards: Open-ended valves or lines. Definitions applicable to this subpart. The requirements and prohibitions that are applicable until a receives authorization to carry them out include all Federal program requirements identified in § 271. Examples of surface impoundments are holding, storage, settling, and aeration pits, ponds, and lagoons. Response to leaks or spills and disposition of leaking or unfit-for-use tank systems.