Oregon Incineration regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Oregon 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 Oregon Administrative Rules (OAR) 340-100-0002

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National Emissions Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) from hazardous waste combustors: 40 CFR 63.1200 to 63.1213 and OAR 340-244-0220

New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) for incinerators: 40 CFR 60.50 to 60.54 and OAR 340-238-0060

NSPS for municipal waste combustors (MWCs): 40 CFR 60.50a to 60.59a, 40 CFR 60.50b to 60.59b, and OAR 340-238-0060

NSPS for small MWCs: 40 CFR 60.1000 to 60.1465 and OAR 340-238-0060

Emissions guidelines for large MWCs: 40 CFR 60.30b to 60.39b, 40 CFR 60.1500 to 60.1940, and OAR 340-230-0300 to 340-230-0395

NSPS for hospital/medical/infectious waste incinerators (HMIWIs): 40 CFR 60.50c to 60.58c and OAR 340-238-0060

Emissions guidelines for HMIWIs: 40 CFR 60.30e to 60.39e and 40 CFR 62.9515

NSPS for commercial and industrial solid waste incinerators (CISWIs): 40 CFR 60.2000 to 60.2265 and OAR 340-238-0060

Emissions guidelines for CISWIs: 40 CFR 60.2500 to 60.2875 and OAR 340-230-0500

NSPS for other solid waste incinerators (OSWIs): 40 CFR 60.2880 to 60.2977 and OAR 340-238-0060

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 OAR 340-238-0060

NSPS for sewage sludge incinerators: 40 CFR 60.4760 to 60.4930 and 40 CFR 62.9520

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

State incinerator requirements: OAR 340-096-0010 and OAR 340-230-0100 to 340-230-0150

Detailed plans and specifications: OAR 340-096-0010

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