Maryland Incineration regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Maryland 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, Code of Maryland Regulations (COMAR) 26.13.05.16, COMAR 26.13.06.23, COMAR 26.13.06.24, COMAR 26.13.07.02, COMAR 26.13.07.02-6, and COMAR 26.13.07.17

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National Emissions Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) for hazardous waste combustors: 40 CFR 63.1200 to 63.1213 and COMAR 26.11.15.02

New Source Performance Standards (NSPSs) for incinerators: 40 CFR 60.50 to 60.54 and COMAR 26.11.06.12

NSPS for municipal waste combustors (MWCs): 40 CFR 60.50a to 60.59a, 40 CFR 60.50b to 60.59b, and COMAR 26.11.06.12

NSPS for small MWCs: 40 CFR 60.1000 to 60.1465 and COMAR 26.11.06.12

Emissions guidelines for existing MWCs: 40 CFR 60.30b to 60.39b, 40 CFR 60.1500 to 60.1940, 40 CFR 62.5110 to 62.5112, 40 CFR 62.5120 to 62.5122, 40 CFR 62.15000 to 62.15410, COMAR 26.11.08.02, COMAR 26.11.08.07, and COMAR 26.11.08.08

NSPS for hospital/medical/infectious waste incinerators (HMIWIs): 40 CFR 60.50c to 60.58c and COMAR 26.11.06.12

Emissions guidelines and standards for existing HMIWIs: 40 CFR 60.30e to 60.39e, 40 CFR 62.5160 to 62.5162, COMAR 26.11.08.08-1, and COMAR 26.11.08.08-2

NSPS for commercial and industrial solid waste incinerators (CISWIs): 40 CFR 60.2000 to 60.2265 and COMAR 26.11.06.12

Emissions guidelines for existing CISWIs: 40 CFR 60.2500 to 60.2875 and 40 CFR 62.5127

NSPS for other solid waste incinerators (OSWIs): 40 CFR 60.2880 to 60.2977 and COMAR 26.11.06.12

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 COMAR 26.11.06.12

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