North Carolina Incineration regulations & environmental compliance analysis

North Carolina 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, 15A North Carolina Administrative Code (NCAC) 13A.0109, 15A NCAC 13A.0110, and 15A NCAC 13A.0111

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National emissions standards for hazardous air pollutants (NESHAP) for hazardous waste combustors: 40 CFR 63.1200 to 63.1213 and 15A NCAC 2D.1111

New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) for incinerators: 40 CFR 60.50 to 60.54 and 15A NCAC 2D.0524

NSPS for municipal waste combustors (MWCs): 40 CFR 60.50a to 60.59a, 40 CFR 60.50b to 60.59b, and 15A NCAC 2D.0524

NSPS for small MWCs: 40 CFR 60.1000 to 60.1465 and 15A NCAC 2D.0524

NSPS for hospital/medical/infectious waste incinerators (HMIWIs): 40 CFR 60.50c to 60.58c and 15A NCAC 2D.0524

NSPS for commercial and industrial solid waste incinerators (CISWIs): 40 CFR 60.2000 to 60.2265 and 15A NCAC 2D.0524

NSPS for other solid waste incinerators (OSWIs): 40 CFR 60.2880 to 60.2977 and 15A NCAC 2D.0524

NSPS for sewage treatment plants: 40 CFR 60.150 to 60.156 and 15A NCAC 2D.0524

NSPS for sewage sludge incinerators: 40 CFR 60.4760 to 60.4930

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

State requirements for hazardous waste incinerators: 15A NCAC 2D.1203

State requirements for solid (nonhazardous) waste incinerators:

Permits: 15A NCAC 13B.0508

Operation: 15A NCAC 13B.0509

Emissions and monitoring standards: 15A NCAC 2D.1205 and 15A NCAC 2D.1212

State requirements for HMIWIs: 40 CFR 60.30e to 60.39e and 15A NCAC 02D.1206

State requirements for sewage sludge incinerators: 15A NCAC 2D.1204

State requirements for conical incinerators: 15A NCAC 2D.1207

State requirements for other ...


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