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Waste, Chemical and Cleanup Enforcement Policy, Guidance and Publications

This section provides policy and guidance documents related to the enforcement related to pollution by waste, chemical and cleanup sites.

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Waste - Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA)

Administrative Authorities

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Civil/Criminal Enforcement

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Interim Status

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Land Disposal Requirements

Miscellaneous (RCRA)

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Chemical Policy and Guidance Documents

Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA)

Chemical Accident Prevention [CAA Section 112 (r)]

Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know (EPCRA)

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Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA)


New and Existing Chemicals


Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs)


Good Laboratory Practice

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Cleanup Policy and Guidance, Models, and Publications

Agency policy and guidance on the federal authority to implement the cleanup and corrective action enforcement programs for the following statutes:

Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA, commonly referred to as Superfund)

Resource Conservations and Recovery Act

Brownfields and Land Revitalization

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