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Development Document for Proposed Effluent Limitations Guidelines and New Source Performance Standards for the Poultry Segment of the Meat Product and Rendering Process Point Source Category.

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This document presents the findings of a study of the poultry processing industry for the purpose of developing effluent limitations guidelines, standards of performance, and pretreatment standards for the industry. Supporting data and rationale for development of the proposed effluent limitations and standards of performance are included in this report.

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Poultry processing industry; Water pollution control; Chemical effluents; Pollution regulations; Meat packing industry; Slaughtering house wastes; Poultry products; Industrial waste treatment; Industrial water; Waste water treatment; Point sources; Industrial plants; Water pollution sampling; Pretreatment; Water pollution standards; Requirements; Environmental impacts; Water pollution economics; Economic impact; Rendering plants; Treatment technology; New Source Performance Standards; BAT (Best Available Technology)
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Reference #:
1975
W.75.26
Availability:
Yes
EPA Office:
Office of Water
Office Suboffice:
Effluent Guidelines Division
Office Division:
Office of Water and Hazardous Materials
EPA Author:
Denit, Jeffery D.
Document Type:
Background Cost-Related Document
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Document Status:
Not Reported
Pages:
198

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