Economics Background Document: U.S. EPA Final Rule Listing Certain Industrial Wastewater Sludges Generated By Chlorinated Aliphatic Chemical Manufacturing Facilities, As RCRA Hazardous Wastecodes K174 & K175: Industry Profile And Estimation Of Regulatory Costs.
Cost and economic impact estimates of the final rule to list certain wastewater sludges generated by chlorinated aliphatic chemical manufacturing facilities as RCRA hazardous waste. Study does not include benefits estimates. Analysis is of one regulatory option. The broad range of results ($0.42 to $23.37 million) reflects a variety of compliance options available to the regulated community and cost estimates for each option.
|Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response|
|Office of Solid Waste|
|Economics Methods and Risk Analysis Division|