Wisconsin Incineration regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Wisconsin 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, Wisconsin Administrative Code, Department of Natural Resources (NR) 664.0340 to 664.0351, and NR 665.0340 to 665.0352

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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 NR 440.21

NSPS for municipal waste combustors (MWCs): 40 CFR 60.50a to 60.59a, 40 CFR 60.50b to 60.59b, NR 440.215, and NR 440.216

NSPS for small MWCs: 40 CFR 60.1000 to 60.1465 and NR 440.76

Emissions guidelines for existing MWCs: 40 CFR 60.30b to 60.39b, 40 CFR 60.1500 to 60.1940, 40 CFR.62.12360, and 40 CFR 62.15000 to 62.15405

NSPS for hospital/medical/infectious waste incinerators (HMIWIs): 40 CFR 60.50c to 60.58c and NR 440.218

Emissions guidelines and standards for existing HMIWIs: 40 CFR 60.30e to 60.39e and 40 CFR 62.12320

NSPS for commercial and industrial solid waste incinerators (CISWIs): 40 CFR 60.2000 to 60.2265 and NR 440.77

Emissions guidelines for existing CISWIs: 40 CFR 60.2500 to 60.2875 and 40 CFR 62.14500 to 62.14840

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

Emissions guidelines for existing OSWIs: 40 CFR 60.2980 to 60.3078

NSPS for sewage treatment plants: 40 CFR 60.150 to 60.156

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 infectious waste incineration requirements: NR 526.11

State nonhazardous waste incineration:

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