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Main Title Section 313 Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act: Guidance for Chemical Distribution Facilities.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Pollution Prevention.
Publisher 24 Jul 97
Year Published 1997
Stock Number PB97-205033
Additional Subjects Chemical plants ; Regulations ; Reporting requirements ; Notification procedures ; Thresholds ; Waste water disposal ; Waste disposal ; Stack gases ; Emission factors ; Waste treatment ; Pretreatment ; Energy recovery ; Waste recycling ; Waste streams ; Waste management ; Facilities management ; Operation and management ; EPCRA(Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-know Act) ; Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-know Act ; Fugitive emissions ; Chemical releases
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB97-205033 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 12/22/1997
Collation 60p
This guidance manual has been prepared to assist facilities in the chemical distribution facilitie comply with the reporting requirements of Section 313 of the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act. Section 2 presents an overview of Section 313 reporting requirements. Section 3 provides a detailed discussion of making threshold determinations regarding the manufacture, processsing, and otherwise use of EPCRA Section 313 chemicals. Section 4 covers general concepts of EPCRA Section 313 release estimation and common reporting errors, and provides potential data sources for determining releases and amounts in waste at chemical distribution facilities. Section 5 presents a detailed discussion of EPCRA Section 313 release and other amounts managed in the chemical distribution industry. Finally, Appendix A provides an alphabetical listing of the Section 313 chemicals and chemical categories subject to EPCRA Section 313, and the de minimis concentrations for each Section 313 chemical. Appendix B provides a bibliography of relevant EPA documents used to help chemical distribution facilities in complying with EPCRA Section 313.