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2005 National Hazardous Waste Biennial Report

The EPA, in partnership with the States, biennially collects information regarding the generation, management, and final disposition of hazardous wastes regulated under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act of 1976 (RCRA), as amended. The purpose of the 2005 National Biennial Report is to communicate the findings of EPA's 2005 hazardous waste reporting data collection efforts to the public, government agencies and the regulated community.

The Data Presented in the 2005 National Biennial Report

For this 2005 National Biennial RCRA Hazardous Waste Report, EPA has included all data that were identified by the State or implementing EPA office for inclusion in the Report with the following two exceptions:

  1. Hazardous waste received from off site for storage/bulking and subsequently transferred off site for treatment or disposal is excluded from generation quantities; and
  2. Hazardous waste that is stored, bulked, and/or transferred off site with no prior treatment/recovery, fuel blending, or disposal at the site is excluded from management quantities.

The 2005 National Biennial Report consists of three volumes of data:

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