By OSHA standards, castings may contain hazardous constituents, such as Mn, Cu, Fe, Ni, Cr, Pb, etc.
What does HC stand for?
HC stands for Hazardous Constituent
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- Hard Core
- Hard Cover
- Harmonic Coding
- Hasp and Clasp
- Hattie Carnegie (fashion designer)
- Haverford College
- Hazard Category
- Hazard Control (NIOSH)
- Hazardous Cargo
- Hazardous Code
Samples in periodicals archive:
Damage was "proven" when exceedances of health-based standards were documented in water far enough from the disposal site "to indicate that hazardous constituents have migrated to the extent that they could cause human health concerns," according to the report.
The summer series at Goodale Park kicks off July 3 with rockabilly and classic rock, featuring The Thundertones with Chet Williamson and The Hazardous Constituents.
Hazardous waste mixtures of listed hazardous waste remain hazardous as regardless of the amount of hazardous constituent.
Under the new rule, the waste must be treated so that not just the benzene, but all underlying hazardous constituents meet the applicable Universal Treatment Standards (UTS) before the waste or its residue can be land-disposed.
And the Solid Waste Disposal Act states that waste may contain "no migration of hazardous constituents.
Superfund's statutory preference for permanent remedies is very rational; it derives from our very limited technological and institutional capabilities to isolate and contain hazardous constituents over the long haul--as the general public is aware from society's difficulties with isolating nuclear waste, and as some citizens living near "contained" Superfund sites can attest from their direct experience living with endlessly eroding and breached clay caps.
Policy committee members expressed frustration over federally mandated testing requirements that require municipalities to repeatedly test for hazardous constituents in drinking water that do not exist in their region of the country.