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RCRA Online Number: 14946
Title: Open Burning and Open Detonation (OB/OD) of Waste Explosives Under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA)
Document Date: 2022-06-07
To: LCRD Division Directors, Regions 1-10
From: Hoskinson
Organization of Recipient: EPA
Description: The purpose of this memorandum is to communicate existing requirements and provide guidance to EPA Regions, states, and territories for permitting open burning/open detonation (OB/OD) units under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) to protect human health and the environment. (Additional keywords: energetics).
Regulatory Citation(s): 261.23, 264, 265.382, 270.41(a)(2)
Official ORCR Policy: Yes
Associated Topic(s): Hazardous Waste, Permits and Permitting