Connecticut Incineration regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Connecticut Incineration: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Hazardous waste incineration under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA): 40 CFR 264.340 to 264.347, 40 CFR 264.351, 40 CFR 265.340 to 265.352, 40 CFR 266.100 to 266.112, and 22a-449(c)-104 Regulations of Connecticut State Agencies (RCSA) to 22a-449(c)-106 RCSA

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National Emissions Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) for hazardous waste combustors: 40 CFR 63.1200 to 63.1213

New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) for incinerators: 40 CFR 60.50 to 60.54 and 22a-174-9 RCSA

NSPS for municipal waste combustors (MWCs): 40 CFR 60.50a to 60.59a, 40 CFR 60.50b to 60.59b, and 22a-174-9 RCSA

NSPS for small MWCs: 40 CFR 60.1000 to 60.1465 and 22a-174-9 RCSA

Emissions guidelines for existing MWCs: 40 CFR 60.30b to 60.39b, 40 CFR 60.1500 to 60.1940

NSPS for hospital/medical/infectious waste incinerators (HMIWIs): 40 CFR 60.50c to 60.58c and 22a-174-9 RCSA

Emissions guidelines and standards for existing HMIWIs: 40 CFR 60.30e to 60.39e and 40 CFR 62.1725

NSPS for commercial and industrial solid waste incinerators (CISWIs): 40 CFR 60.2000 to 60.2265 and 22a-174-9 RCSA

Emissions guidelines for existing CISWIs: 40 CFR 60.2500 to 60.2875

NSPS for other solid waste incinerators (OSWIs): 40 CFR 60.2880 to 60.2977 and 22a-174-9 RCSA

Emissions guidelines for existing OSWIs: 40 CFR 60.2980 to 60.3078

NSPS for sewage treatment plants: 40 CFR 60.150 to 60.156 and 22a-174-9 RCSA

NSPS for sewage sludge incinerators: 40 CFR 60.4760 to 60.4930 and 22a-174-9 RCSA

Emissions guidelines for existing sewage sludge incinerators: 40 CFR 60.5000 to 60.5250

State nonhazardous waste incinerator requirements:

General requirements: 22a-174-18 RCSA and 22a-174-22 RCSA

MWCs: 22a-174-38 RCSA

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