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Coproduct Determinations

  • Definition 287.1
    • Coproduct - A material generated by a manufacturing or production process, or a spent material, of a physical character and chemical composition that is consistently equivalent to the physical character and chemical composition of an intentionally manufactured product or produced raw material, if the use of the material presents no greater threat of harm to human health and the environment than the use of the product or raw material.
  • Residual Waste Regulations
  • RegulatoryDeterminations:
    • Coal Ash
    • Food Waste
      • 287.101 (b)(2) The use of food processing waste or food processing sludge in the course of normal farming operations if the waste is not hazardous. A person managing food processing waste shall implement best management practices. The Department will prepare a manual for the management of food processing waste which identifies best management practices and may approve additional best management practices on a case-by-case basis. If a person fails to implement best management practices for food processing waste, the department may require compliance with the land application, composting and storage operating requirements of Chapters 291, 295 and 299.
    • Mushroom Waste
      • 287.101 (b)(1) ... A person managing mushroom waste shall implement best management practices. The department will prepare a manual for the management of mushroom waste which identifies best management practices and may approve additional best management practices on a case-by-case basis. If a person fails to implement best management practices for mushroom waste, the department may require compliance with the land application, composting and storage operating requirements of Chapters 291, 295 and 299.
    • Scrap Metal
      • 287.101 (b)(7) Processing that results in the beneficial use of scrap metal.
    • Steel Slag
      • 287.1 Definitions - Steel slag is not waste if used onsite in place of aggregate.
  • Industry-Wide Coproduct Determinations