Land Disposal Restrictions and Mixed Waste Management

by Stephen R. Weil, Bechtel Environmental Inc, San Francisco, United States,

Document Type: Proceeding Paper

Part of: Environmental Engineering

Abstract: The Land Disposal Restrictions, imposed by Congress in 1984 and implemented by the Environmental Protection Agency, impose constraints on the management of mixed waste. Except in very limited circumstances where a specific treatment is mandated, these constraints include requirements for treatment of mixed wastes prior to land disposal and prohibitions on long-term storage.

Subject Headings: Waste disposal | Land use | Waste storage | Federal government | Waste treatment | Soil treatment

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