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Oregon: Waste

December 2013



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The Department of Environmental Quality proposed to amend Or. Admin. R. 340.230, 340.238, and 340.244 in order to adopt new federal air quality regulations. The amendment would implement new federal emission guidelines for commercial and industrial solid waste incineration units; adopt the federal plan for hospital, medical, and infectious waste incinerators; and institute new standards for boilers, stationary combustion engines, and nitric acid plants. Public hearings will be held on December 18, 2013, and the deadline for comment is December 23, 2013. See http://arcweb.sos.state.or.us/doc/rules/bulletin/December2013_Bulletin.pdf (pp. 11).