EPA Science Inventory

OVERVIEW OF HAZARDOUS/TOXIC WASTE INCINERATION

Citation:

Lee, C., G. Huffman, AND D. Oberacker. OVERVIEW OF HAZARDOUS/TOXIC WASTE INCINERATION. JOURNAL OF AIR AND WASTE MANAGEMENT. AWMA, Pittsburgh, PA, 36(8):., (1986).

Description:

Effective hazardous/toxic waste disposal and safe dumpsite cleanup are two of EPA's major missions in the 1980s. Incineration has been recognized as a very efficient process to destroy the hazardous wastes generated by industry or by the dumpsite remediations. The paper provides an Incineration Summary ranging from discussion of broad regulatory and permitting requirements through more detailed descriptions of typical incineration processes and monitoring techniques.

Purpose/Objective:

information

URLs/Downloads:

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Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (JOURNAL/PEER REVIEWED JOURNAL)
Start Date: 08/01/1986
Completion Date: 08/01/1986
Record Last Revised: 11/20/2008
Record Created: 05/24/2002
Record Released: 05/24/2002
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 29842

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL RISK MANAGEMENT RESEARCH LABORATORY