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Title 40Chapter ISubchapter IPart 261


TITLE 40—Protection of Environment

CHAPTER I—ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY (CONTINUED)

SUBCHAPTER I—SOLID WASTES (CONTINUED)

PART 261—IDENTIFICATION AND LISTING OF HAZARDOUS WASTE

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Subpart A—GENERAL

§261.1
Purpose and scope.
§261.2
Definition of solid waste.
§261.3
Definition of hazardous waste.
§261.4
Exclusions.
§261.5
[Reserved]
§261.6
Requirements for recyclable materials.
§261.7
Residues of hazardous waste in empty containers.
§261.8
PCB wastes regulated under Toxic Substance Control Act.
§261.9
Requirements for Universal Waste.
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Subpart B—CRITERIA FOR IDENTIFYING THE CHARACTERISTICS OF HAZARDOUS WASTE AND FOR LISTING HAZARDOUS WASTE

§261.10
Criteria for identifying the characteristics of hazardous waste.
§261.11
Criteria for listing hazardous waste.
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Subpart C—CHARACTERISTICS OF HAZARDOUS WASTE

§261.20
General.
§261.21
Characteristic of ignitability.
§261.22
Characteristic of corrosivity.
§261.23
Characteristic of reactivity.
§261.24
Toxicity characteristic.
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Subpart D—LISTS OF HAZARDOUS WASTES

§261.30
General.
§261.31
Hazardous wastes from non-specific sources.
§261.32
Hazardous wastes from specific sources.
§261.33
Discarded commercial chemical products, off-specification species, container residues, and spill residues thereof.
§261.35
Deletion of certain hazardous waste codes following equipment cleaning and replacement.
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Subpart E—EXCLUSIONS/EXEMPTIONS

§261.38
[Reserved]
§261.39
Conditional Exclusion for Used, Broken Cathode Ray Tubes (CRTs) and Processed CRT Glass Undergoing Recycling.
§261.40
Conditional Exclusion for Used, Intact Cathode Ray Tubes (CRTs) Exported for Recycling.
§261.41
Notification and Recordkeeping for Used, Intact Cathode Ray Tubes (CRTs) Exported for Reuse.
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Subparts F-G [Reserved]

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Subpart H—FINANCIAL REQUIREMENTS FOR MANAGEMENT OF EXCLUDED HAZARDOUS SECONDARY MATERIALS

§261.140
Applicability.
§261.141
Definitions of terms as used in this subpart.
§261.142
Cost estimate.
§261.143
Financial assurance condition.
§§261.144-261.146
[Reserved]
§261.147
Liability requirements.
§261.148
Incapacity of owners or operators, guarantors, or financial institutions.
§261.149
Use of State-required mechanisms.
§261.150
State assumption of responsibility.
§261.151
Wording of the instruments.
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Subpart I—USE AND MANAGEMENT OF CONTAINERS

§261.170
Applicability.
§261.171
Condition of containers.
§261.172
Compatibility of hazardous secondary materials with containers.
§261.173
Management of containers.
§261.175
Containment.
§261.176
Special requirements for ignitable or reactive hazardous secondary material.
§261.177
Special requirements for incompatible materials.
§261.179
Air emission standards.
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Subpart J—TANK SYSTEMS

§261.190
Applicability.
§261.191
Assessment of existing tank system's integrity.
§261.192
[Reserved]
§261.193
Containment and detection of releases.
§261.194
General operating requirements.
§261.195
[Reserved]
§261.196
Response to leaks or spills and disposition of leaking or unfit-for-use tank systems.
§261.197
Termination of remanufacturing exclusion.
§261.198
Special requirements for ignitable or reactive materials.
§261.199
Special requirements for incompatible materials.
§261.200
Air emission standards.
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Subparts K-L [Reserved]

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Subpart M—EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS AND RESPONSE FOR MANAGEMENT OF EXCLUDED HAZARDOUS SECONDARY MATERIALS

§261.400
Applicability.
§261.410
Preparedness and prevention.
§261.411
Emergency procedures for facilities generating or accumulating 6000 kg or less of hazardous secondary material.
§261.420
Contingency planning and emergency procedures for facilities generating or accumulating more than 6000 kg of hazardous secondary material.
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Subparts N-Z [Reserved]

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Subpart AA—AIR EMISSION STANDARDS FOR PROCESS VENTS

§261.1030
Applicability.
§261.1031
Definitions.
§261.1032
Standards: Process vents.
§261.1033
Standards: Closed-vent systems and control devices.
§261.1034
Test methods and procedures.
§261.1035
Recordkeeping requirements.
§§261.1036-261.1049
[Reserved]
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Subpart BB—AIR EMISSION STANDARDS FOR EQUIPMENT LEAKS

§261.1050
Applicability.
§261.1051
Definitions.
§261.1052
Standards: Pumps in light liquid service.
§261.1053
Standards: Compressors.
§261.1054
Standards: Pressure relief devices in gas/vapor service.
§261.1055
Standards: Sampling connection systems.
§261.1056
Standards: Open-ended valves or lines.
§261.1057
Standards: Valves in gas/vapor service or in light liquid service.
§261.1058
Standards: Pumps and valves in heavy liquid service, pressure relief devices in light liquid or heavy liquid service, and flanges and other connectors.
§261.1059
Standards: Delay of repair.
§261.1060
Standards: Closed-vent systems and control devices.
§261.1061
Alternative standards for valves in gas/vapor service or in light liquid service: percentage of valves allowed to leak.
§261.1062
Alternative standards for valves in gas/vapor service or in light liquid service: skip period leak detection and repair.
§261.1063
Test methods and procedures.
§261.1064
Recordkeeping requirements.
§§261.1065-261.1079
[Reserved]
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Subpart CC—AIR EMISSION STANDARDS FOR TANKS AND CONTAINERS

§261.1080
Applicability.
§261.1081
Definitions.
§261.1082
Standards: General.
§261.1083
Material determination procedures.
§261.1084
Standards: tanks.
§261.1085
[Reserved]
§261.1086
Standards: containers.
§261.1087
Standards: Closed-vent systems and control devices.
§261.1088
Inspection and monitoring requirements.
§261.1089
Recordkeeping requirements.
§261.1090
[Reserved]
Appendix
Appendix I to Part 261—Representative Sampling Methods
Appendix
Appendixes II-III to Part 261 [Reserved]
Appendix
Appendix IV to Part 261 [Reserved for Radioactive Waste Test Methods]
Appendix
Appendix V to Part 261 [Reserved for Infectious Waste Treatment Specifications]
Appendix
Appendix VI to Part 261 [Reserved for Etiologic Agents]
Appendix
Appendix VII to Part 261—Basis for Listing Hazardous Waste
Appendix
Appendix VIII to Part 261—Hazardous Constituents
Appendix
Appendix IX to Part 261—Wastes Excluded Under §§260.20 and 260.22

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