Title 40

PART 261

Part 261 - Identification And Listing Of Hazardous Waste

PART 261 - IDENTIFICATION AND LISTING OF HAZARDOUS WASTE Authority:42 U.S.C. 6905, 6912(a), 6921, 6922, 6924(y) and 6938. Source:45 FR 33119, May 19, 1980, unless otherwise noted.

40:28.0.1.1.2.1SUBPART A
Subpart A - General
40:28.0.1.1.2.1.1.1SECTION 261.1
   261.1 Purpose and scope.
40:28.0.1.1.2.1.1.2SECTION 261.2
   261.2 Definition of solid waste.
40:28.0.1.1.2.1.1.3SECTION 261.3
   261.3 Definition of hazardous waste.
40:28.0.1.1.2.1.1.4SECTION 261.4
   261.4 Exclusions.
40:28.0.1.1.2.1.1.5SECTION 261.5
   261.5 [Reserved]
40:28.0.1.1.2.1.1.6SECTION 261.6
   261.6 Requirements for recyclable materials.
40:28.0.1.1.2.1.1.7SECTION 261.7
   261.7 Residues of hazardous waste in empty containers.
40:28.0.1.1.2.1.1.8SECTION 261.8
   261.8 PCB wastes regulated under Toxic Substance Control Act.
40:28.0.1.1.2.1.1.9SECTION 261.9
   261.9 Requirements for Universal Waste.
40:28.0.1.1.2.2SUBPART B
Subpart B - Criteria for Identifying the Characteristics of Hazardous Waste and for Listing Hazardous Waste
40:28.0.1.1.2.2.1.1SECTION 261.10
   261.10 Criteria for identifying the characteristics of hazardous waste.
40:28.0.1.1.2.2.1.2SECTION 261.11
   261.11 Criteria for listing hazardous waste.
40:28.0.1.1.2.3SUBPART C
Subpart C - Characteristics of Hazardous Waste
40:28.0.1.1.2.3.1.1SECTION 261.20
   261.20 General.
40:28.0.1.1.2.3.1.2SECTION 261.21
   261.21 Characteristic of ignitability.
40:28.0.1.1.2.3.1.3SECTION 261.22
   261.22 Characteristic of corrosivity.
40:28.0.1.1.2.3.1.4SECTION 261.23
   261.23 Characteristic of reactivity.
40:28.0.1.1.2.3.1.5SECTION 261.24
   261.24 Toxicity characteristic.
40:28.0.1.1.2.4SUBPART D
Subpart D - Lists of Hazardous Wastes
40:28.0.1.1.2.4.1.1SECTION 261.30
   261.30 General.
40:28.0.1.1.2.4.1.2SECTION 261.31
   261.31 Hazardous wastes from non-specific sources.
40:28.0.1.1.2.4.1.3SECTION 261.32
   261.32 Hazardous wastes from specific sources.
40:28.0.1.1.2.4.1.4SECTION 261.33
   261.33 Discarded commercial chemical products, off-specification species, container residues, and spill residues thereof.
40:28.0.1.1.2.4.1.5SECTION 261.35
   261.35 Deletion of certain hazardous waste codes following equipment cleaning and replacement.
40:28.0.1.1.2.5SUBPART E
Subpart E - Exclusions/Exemptions
40:28.0.1.1.2.5.1.1SECTION 261.38
   261.38 [Reserved]
40:28.0.1.1.2.5.1.2SECTION 261.39
   261.39 Conditional Exclusion for Used, Broken Cathode Ray Tubes (CRTs) and Processed CRT Glass Undergoing Recycling.
40:28.0.1.1.2.5.1.3SECTION 261.40
   261.40 Conditional Exclusion for Used, Intact Cathode Ray Tubes (CRTs) Exported for Recycling.
40:28.0.1.1.2.5.1.4SECTION 261.41
   261.41 Notification and Recordkeeping for Used, Intact Cathode Ray Tubes (CRTs) Exported for Reuse.
40:28.0.1.1.2.6SUBPART F
Subparts F-G [Reserved]
40:28.0.1.1.2.7SUBPART H
Subpart H - Financial Requirements for Management of Excluded Hazardous Secondary Materials
40:28.0.1.1.2.7.1.1SECTION 261.140
   261.140 Applicability.
40:28.0.1.1.2.7.1.2SECTION 261.141
   261.141 Definitions of terms as used in this subpart.
40:28.0.1.1.2.7.1.3SECTION 261.142
   261.142 Cost estimate.
40:28.0.1.1.2.7.1.4SECTION 261.143
   261.143 Financial assurance condition.
40:28.0.1.1.2.7.1.5SECTION 261.144-261.146
   261.144-261.146 [Reserved]
40:28.0.1.1.2.7.1.6SECTION 261.147
   261.147 Liability requirements.
40:28.0.1.1.2.7.1.7SECTION 261.148
   261.148 Incapacity of owners or operators, guarantors, or financial institutions.
40:28.0.1.1.2.7.1.8SECTION 261.149
   261.149 Use of State-required mechanisms.
40:28.0.1.1.2.7.1.9SECTION 261.150
   261.150 State assumption of responsibility.
40:28.0.1.1.2.7.1.10SECTION 261.151
   261.151 Wording of the instruments.
40:28.0.1.1.2.7.1.11.1APPENDIX Appendix I
   Appendix I to Part 261 - Representative Sampling Methods
40:28.0.1.1.2.8SUBPART I
Subpart I - Use and Management of Containers
40:28.0.1.1.2.8.1.1SECTION 261.170
   261.170 Applicability.
40:28.0.1.1.2.8.1.2SECTION 261.171
   261.171 Condition of containers.
40:28.0.1.1.2.8.1.3SECTION 261.172
   261.172 Compatibility of hazardous secondary materials with containers.
40:28.0.1.1.2.8.1.4SECTION 261.173
   261.173 Management of containers.
40:28.0.1.1.2.8.1.5SECTION 261.175
   261.175 Containment.
40:28.0.1.1.2.8.1.6SECTION 261.176
   261.176 Special requirements for ignitable or reactive hazardous secondary material.
40:28.0.1.1.2.8.1.7SECTION 261.177
   261.177 Special requirements for incompatible materials.
40:28.0.1.1.2.8.1.8SECTION 261.179
   261.179 Air emission standards.
40:28.0.1.1.2.9SUBPART J
Subpart J - Tank Systems
40:28.0.1.1.2.9.1.1SECTION 261.190
   261.190 Applicability.
40:28.0.1.1.2.9.1.2SECTION 261.191
   261.191 Assessment of existing tank system's integrity.
40:28.0.1.1.2.9.1.3SECTION 261.192
   261.192 [Reserved]
40:28.0.1.1.2.9.1.4SECTION 261.193
   261.193 Containment and detection of releases.
40:28.0.1.1.2.9.1.5SECTION 261.194
   261.194 General operating requirements.
40:28.0.1.1.2.9.1.6SECTION 261.195
   261.195 [Reserved]
40:28.0.1.1.2.9.1.7SECTION 261.196
   261.196 Response to leaks or spills and disposition of leaking or unfit-for-use tank systems.
40:28.0.1.1.2.9.1.8SECTION 261.197
   261.197 Termination of remanufacturing exclusion.
40:28.0.1.1.2.9.1.9SECTION 261.198
   261.198 Special requirements for ignitable or reactive materials.
40:28.0.1.1.2.9.1.10SECTION 261.199
   261.199 Special requirements for incompatible materials.
40:28.0.1.1.2.9.1.11SECTION 261.200
   261.200 Air emission standards.
40:28.0.1.1.2.10SUBPART K
Subparts K-L [Reserved]
40:28.0.1.1.2.11SUBPART M
Subpart M - Emergency Preparedness and Response for Management of Excluded Hazardous Secondary Materials
40:28.0.1.1.2.11.1.1SECTION 261.400
   261.400 Applicability.
40:28.0.1.1.2.11.1.2SECTION 261.410
   261.410 Preparedness and prevention.
40:28.0.1.1.2.11.1.3SECTION 261.411
   261.411 Emergency procedures for facilities generating or accumulating 6000 kg or less of hazardous secondary material.
40:28.0.1.1.2.11.1.4SECTION 261.420
   261.420 Contingency planning and emergency procedures for facilities generating or accumulating more than 6000 kg of hazardous secondary material.
40:28.0.1.1.2.12SUBPART N
Subparts N-Z [Reserved]
40:28.0.1.1.2.13SUBPART AA
Subpart AA - Air Emission Standards for Process Vents
40:28.0.1.1.2.13.1.1SECTION 261.1030
   261.1030 Applicability.
40:28.0.1.1.2.13.1.2SECTION 261.1031
   261.1031 Definitions.
40:28.0.1.1.2.13.1.3SECTION 261.1032
   261.1032 Standards: Process vents.
40:28.0.1.1.2.13.1.4SECTION 261.1033
   261.1033 Standards: Closed-vent systems and control devices.
40:28.0.1.1.2.13.1.5SECTION 261.1034
   261.1034 Test methods and procedures.
40:28.0.1.1.2.13.1.6SECTION 261.1035
   261.1035 Recordkeeping requirements.
40:28.0.1.1.2.13.1.7SECTION 261.1036-261.1049
   261.1036-261.1049 [Reserved]
40:28.0.1.1.2.14SUBPART BB
Subpart BB - Air Emission Standards for Equipment Leaks
40:28.0.1.1.2.14.1.1SECTION 261.1050
   261.1050 Applicability.
40:28.0.1.1.2.14.1.2SECTION 261.1051
   261.1051 Definitions.
40:28.0.1.1.2.14.1.3SECTION 261.1052
   261.1052 Standards: Pumps in light liquid service.
40:28.0.1.1.2.14.1.4SECTION 261.1053
   261.1053 Standards: Compressors.
40:28.0.1.1.2.14.1.5SECTION 261.1054
   261.1054 Standards: Pressure relief devices in gas/vapor service.
40:28.0.1.1.2.14.1.6SECTION 261.1055
   261.1055 Standards: Sampling connection systems.
40:28.0.1.1.2.14.1.7SECTION 261.1056
   261.1056 Standards: Open-ended valves or lines.
40:28.0.1.1.2.14.1.8SECTION 261.1057
   261.1057 Standards: Valves in gas/vapor service or in light liquid service.
40:28.0.1.1.2.14.1.9SECTION 261.1058
   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.
40:28.0.1.1.2.14.1.10SECTION 261.1059
   261.1059 Standards: Delay of repair.
40:28.0.1.1.2.14.1.11SECTION 261.1060
   261.1060 Standards: Closed-vent systems and control devices.
40:28.0.1.1.2.14.1.12SECTION 261.1061
   261.1061 Alternative standards for valves in gas/vapor service or in light liquid service: percentage of valves allowed to leak.
40:28.0.1.1.2.14.1.13SECTION 261.1062
   261.1062 Alternative standards for valves in gas/vapor service or in light liquid service: skip period leak detection and repair.
40:28.0.1.1.2.14.1.14SECTION 261.1063
   261.1063 Test methods and procedures.
40:28.0.1.1.2.14.1.15SECTION 261.1064
   261.1064 Recordkeeping requirements.
40:28.0.1.1.2.14.1.16SECTION 261.1065-261.1079
   261.1065-261.1079 [Reserved]
40:28.0.1.1.2.15SUBPART CC
Subpart CC - Air Emission Standards for Tanks and Containers
40:28.0.1.1.2.15.1.1SECTION 261.1080
   261.1080 Applicability.
40:28.0.1.1.2.15.1.2SECTION 261.1081
   261.1081 Definitions.
40:28.0.1.1.2.15.1.3SECTION 261.1082
   261.1082 Standards: General.
40:28.0.1.1.2.15.1.4SECTION 261.1083
   261.1083 Material determination procedures.
40:28.0.1.1.2.15.1.5SECTION 261.1084
   261.1084 Standards: tanks.
40:28.0.1.1.2.15.1.6SECTION 261.1085
   261.1085 [Reserved]
40:28.0.1.1.2.15.1.7SECTION 261.1086
   261.1086 Standards: containers.
40:28.0.1.1.2.15.1.8SECTION 261.1087
   261.1087 Standards: Closed-vent systems and control devices.
40:28.0.1.1.2.15.1.9SECTION 261.1088
   261.1088 Inspection and monitoring requirements.
40:28.0.1.1.2.15.1.10SECTION 261.1089
   261.1089 Recordkeeping requirements.
40:28.0.1.1.2.15.1.11SECTION 261.1090
   261.1090 [Reserved]
40:28.0.1.1.2.15.1.12.2APPENDIX
   Appendixes II-III to Part 261 [Reserved]
40:28.0.1.1.2.15.1.12.3APPENDIX Appendix IV
   Appendix IV to Part 261 [Reserved for Radioactive Waste Test Methods]
40:28.0.1.1.2.15.1.12.4APPENDIX Appendix V
   Appendix V to Part 261 [Reserved for Infectious Waste Treatment Specifications]
40:28.0.1.1.2.15.1.12.5APPENDIX Appendix VI
   Appendix VI to Part 261 [Reserved for Etiologic Agents]
40:28.0.1.1.2.15.1.12.6APPENDIX Appendix VII
   Appendix VII to Part 261 - Basis for Listing Hazardous Waste
40:28.0.1.1.2.15.1.12.7APPENDIX Appendix VIII
   Appendix VIII to Part 261 - Hazardous Constituents
40:28.0.1.1.2.15.1.12.8APPENDIX Appendix IX
   Appendix IX to Part 261 - Wastes Excluded Under §§ 260.20 and 260.22