The document below consists of letters answering questions concerning the applicability of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) to certain situations (e.g. spills) involving remediation of contamination at a facility.You may need a PDF reader to view some of the files on this page. See EPA’s About PDF page to learn more.
Exemption from 40 CFR Part 264 Requirements for People Engaged in the Immediate Phase of a Spill Response (PDF)(3 pp, 905 K)
Response to questions on a variety of RCRA issues related to remediation of contamination at a facility and questions related to accidental spills of listed or characteristic hazardous wastes