What is RCRA?
The Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) regulates the identification, transportation, treatment, storage, and disposal of solid and hazardous wastes. The act regulates such matters as:
Hazardous waste generators and transporters;
Land disposal restrictions (LDR);
Federal procurement of products that contain recycled materials;
Municipal solid waste landfill criteria;
Solid and hazardous waste recycling;
Treatment, storage and disposal facilities; and
Waste minimization and hazardous waste combustion.
- Topic #: 23002-22513
- Date Created: 10/1/2003
- Last Modified Since: 8/21/2011
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