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RECORD NUMBER: 38 OF 52
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Remaining Issues for Hazardous Waste Incineration.|
|Author||Dempsey, C. R. ;|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Cincinnati, OH. Risk Reduction Engineering Lab.|
|Additional Subjects||Hazardous materials ; Incineration ; Environmental issues ; Combustion products ; Exhaust emissions ; Air pollution control ; Combustion efficiency ; System failures ; Performance evaluation ; Technology assessment ; Risk assessment ; Waste disposal ; Reprints ; Thermal treatment|
While thermal destruction represents the most effective and widely applicable control technology available today for the disposal or organic hazardous waste, a number of issues remain concerning its use in the long term. These include: Destruction effectiveness on untested/unique wastes; Control of metal emissions; Emissions of combustion byproducts; Detection of process failure; Real-time performance assurance; and Role of innovative technology.