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What does TCLP stand for?

TCLP stands for Toxicity Characteristic Leaching Procedure (US EPA)

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OBJECTIVES: The objectives of this study were to measure PCB levels in soil surrounding buildings where PCB-containing caulk was still in place, and to evaluate the mobility of the PCBs from caulking using the Toxicity Characteristic Leaching Procedure (U.
Metalcasting sands which pass the toxicity characteristic leaching procedure (TLCP) test are considered "non-hazardous solid waste" under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act and are regulated at the state level.
Federal rules exclude the arsenic and chromium in CCA from leaching tests and limits--called the toxicity characteristic leaching procedure --that apply to other similar toxic substances.
In its permit renewal, the Railroad Commission reconfirmed its reuse standard for treated solids, which requires that the material pass the EPA's Toxicity Characteristic Leaching Procedure (TCLP), fall within a prescribed pH range, and meet certain other criteria.
Other methods for testing leachate levels, such as the toxicity characteristic leaching procedure (TCLP), may result in slightly different leachate levels but shell process waste sands will be relatively low.