The standards limited emissions of:
- dioxins and furans,
- semivolatile metals (cadmium and lead),
- low volatile metals (arsenic, beryllium, and chromium),
- particulate matter, as a surrogate for non-mercury metal, hazardous air pollutants, including
- hydrogen chloride and chlorine gas, and
- organic hazardous air pollutants.
For more information, visit the hazardous waste combustion web page.