Frequent Questions

How many cement facilities are likely to cease burning hazardous waste due to the compliance costs associated with achieving the MACT standards?

We estimate that potentially 1 to 2 facilities (out of a total of 18) may decide that the economics are such that they will stop burning hazardous waste in the long run as a result of the final MACT standards.

For more information, see http://www.epa.gov/wastes/hazard/tsd/td/combustion.htm.

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