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Title 40Chapter ISubchapter HPart 227


TITLE 40—Protection of Environment

CHAPTER I—ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY (CONTINUED)

SUBCHAPTER H—OCEAN DUMPING

PART 227—CRITERIA FOR THE EVALUATION OF PERMIT APPLICATIONS FOR OCEAN DUMPING OF MATERIALS

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Subpart A—GENERAL

§227.1
Applicability.
§227.2
Materials which satisfy the environmental impact criteria of subpart B.
§227.3
Materials which do not satisfy the environmental impact criteria set forth in subpart B.
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Subpart B—ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT

§227.4
Criteria for evaluating environmental impact.
§227.5
Prohibited materials.
§227.6
Constituents prohibited as other than trace contaminants.
§227.7
Limits established for specific wastes or waste constituents.
§227.8
Limitations on the disposal rates of toxic wastes.
§227.9
Limitations on quantities of waste materials.
§227.10
Hazards to fishing, navigation, shorelines or beaches.
§227.11
Containerized wastes.
§227.12
Insoluble wastes.
§227.13
Dredged materials.
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Subpart C—NEED FOR OCEAN DUMPING

§227.14
Criteria for evaluating the need for ocean dumping and alternatives to ocean dumping.
§227.15
Factors considered.
§227.16
Basis for determination of need for ocean dumping.
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Subpart D—IMPACT OF THE PROPOSED DUMPING ON ESTHETIC, RECREATIONAL AND ECONOMIC VALUES

§227.17
Basis for determination.
§227.18
Factors considered.
§227.19
Assessment of impact.
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Subpart E—IMPACT OF THE PROPOSED DUMPING ON OTHER USES OF THE OCEAN

§227.20
Basis for determination.
§227.21
Uses considered.
§227.22
Assessment of impact.
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Subpart F—[RESERVED]

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Subpart G—DEFINITIONS

§227.27
Limiting permissible concentration (LPC).
§227.28
Release zone.
§227.29
Initial mixing.
§227.30
High-level radioactive waste.
§227.31
Applicable marine water quality criteria.
§227.32
Liquid, suspended particulate, and solid phases of a material.

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