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EPA Seeks Industry Data To Determine If Regions Changed RCRA Waiver

March 13, 2019
EPA has asked the specialty chemical industry to gather data that will help officials determine whether it has changed its interpretation of a hazardous waste exemption long used by the sector, following enforcement actions in Regions 1 and 5 that industry argues failed to understand the specifics of manufacturing small-batch chemicals. “Figuring out whether policy has changed has to be the first step,” Elizabeth Corona of EPA's Smart Sectors program said March 8 at the GlobalChem conference in Washington, D.C...

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