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Main Title Report to Congress on special wastes from mineral processing : Summary and findings, methods and analyses, appendices /
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Solid Waste.; United States. Environmental Protection Agency.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 1990
Report Number EPA/530-SW-90-070C; PB90258492
Stock Number PB90-258492
OCLC Number 22757683
Subjects Metallurgical plants--Waste disposal ; Mineral industries--Waste disposal ; Mineral industries--Environmental aspects--United States ; Metallurgical plants--Environmental aspects--United States
Additional Subjects Mineral industry ; Waste processing ; Waste disposal ; Management ; Public health ; Hazards ; Economic impact ; National government ; Regulations ; State government ; Iron alloys ; Hydrofluoric acid ; Lead(Metal) ; Magnesium ; Production ; Phosphorus ; Cost analysis ; Risk ; Waste management ; Mineral wastes ; Alternative planning ; Case studies
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBD ARCHIVE EPA 530-SW-90-070C Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 11/30/2009
EJBD  EPA 530-SW-90-070C Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 03/10/2014
EKBD  EPA/530-SW-90-070C Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 02/22/1991
ELBD  EPA 530-SW-90-070C AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 02/15/1997
EMBD  EPA/530/SW-90/070C NRMRL/GWERD Library/Ada,OK 09/30/1994
ERAD  EPA-530/SW-90-070b Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 06/17/2016
ERAD  EPA-530/SW-90-070c Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 06/17/2016
ERAD  EPA 530/SW-90-070C Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 08/14/2012
ESAD  EPA 530-SW-90-070C Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 04/22/2005
NTIS  PB90-258492 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation ca. 608 p. : ill. ; 30 cm.
The report addresses the following 8 study factors required by Section 8002(p) of RCRA for the 20 mineral processing wastes: (1) the sources and volumes of such materials generated per year; (2) present disposal and utilization practices; (3) potential danger to human health and the environment from the disposal and reuse of such materials; (4) documented cases in which danger to human health or the environment has been proven; (5) alternatives to current disposal methods; (6) the costs of such alternatives; and (7) the impacts of these alternatives on the use of phosphate rock, uranium ore, and other natural resources; and (8) the current and potential utilization of such materials.
Cover title. "Solid Waste and Emergency Response."--Cover. "EPA/530-SW-90-070C."--Cover. "July 1990"--Cover. Includes bibliographical references (p. B-5-1-B-5-21).