The Citizen's Guide series is a set of 22 fact sheets that summarizes cleanup methods used at Superfund and other sites. This guide discusses incineration. Incineration is the process of burning hazardous materials at temperatures high enough to destroy contaminants. This document can also be accessed at http://semspub.epa.gov/src/document/HQ/158713.You may need Adobe Reader to view files on this page. See EPA’s About PDF page to learn more.
- A Citizen's Guide to Incineration (PDF)(2 pp, 594 K, 2012, 542-F-12-010)