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RECORD NUMBER: 567 OF 1822
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||EPA's (Environmental Protection Agency's) Incineration of an Industrial Refinery. Lagoon Sludge Using Infrared Furnace Technology.|
|Author||Oberacker, D. A. ; Wall, W. O. ; Rosenthal, S. ;|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Cincinnati, OH. Hazardous Waste Engineering Research Lab.|
|Additional Subjects||Oil pollution ; Industrial wastes ; Incinerators ; Hazardous materials ; Refineries ; Furnaces ; Field tests ; Regulations ; United States ; Sludge disposal ; Peak Oil Site Cleanup Project ; Land pollution ; US EPA ; Superfund|
The report briefly presents a case study of a recent field-scale incineration test supported by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as one of over twenty projects under EPA's Superfund Innovative Technology Evaluation (SITE) program. The purpose of these programs is to encourage demonstration of various innovative techniques for cleaning up polluting hazardous waste sites in different regions of the country. Presented here is an executive summary of the purpose, the technology used, and a summary of the purpose, the technology used, and a summary of performance results of what will be referred to, henceforth, as the Peak Oil SITE Cleanup Project.