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Effluent Limitations Guidelines: Landfills Point Source Category

Technical Development Document for Proposed Effluent Limitations Guidelines

EPA 821-R-97-022, January 1998

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Table of Contents
1. Legal Authority
2. Summary and Scope
3. Industry Description

4. Data Collection Activities
5. Industry Subcategorization
6. Wastewater Generation and Characterization
7. Pollutant Parameter Selection

8. Wastewater Treatment Technology Description

9. Engineering Costs
10. Non-Water Quality Impacts

  • 5th Portion (PDF Format 292K, 87 pages) - Corrected 3/30/98

11. Development of Effluent Limitations Guidelines and Standards
12. References
Appendix A - Section 308 Survey
Appendix B - Definitions, Acronyms and Abbreviations

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