- Methylene chloride



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Statutes/Regulations

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Statutes/Regulations Synonym Synonym Quality Effective Date End Date Active Status
CERCLA Methane, dichloro- Valid
Standards for Owners and Operators of Hazardous Waste Treatment, Storage, and Disposal Facilities Methylene chloride Unknown
CAA112(b) HAP Dichloromethane Valid
EG Part 469 Methylene chloride Valid 08/09/2018
CAA 111 Methylene chloride Valid 01/05/1981 Active
SARA 110 Methylene chloride Valid 04/17/1987 Active
CWA 304B Methylene chloride Valid
RCRA U Waste Methylene chloride Valid 11/25/1980 Active
Uranium Mill Wastes Methylene chloride Unknown
2020 CDR TSCA Inv Active Methane, dichloro- Unknown Active
SARA 110 Methylene Chloride Valid 04/17/1987 Active
TSCA 6 Unreasonable Risk Methane, dichloro- Valid
RCRA Appendix VII Methylene chloride Valid 05/19/1980 Active
CERCLA Dichloromethane Valid
CWA Priority Methylene chloride Valid 11/19/1982 Active
Water Quality Standards Methylene Chloride Unknown
Hazardous Waste Injection Restrictions Methylene chloride Unknown
CWA Priority Dichloromethane Valid 11/19/1982 Active
RCRA Appendix VIII Methane, dichloro- Valid
40 CFR 61: National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants Methylene Chloride Unknown
EG Part 439 Methylene chloride Unknown
Pesticides - Active Ingredients Methylene chloride Unknown
CERCLA Methylene chloride Valid
TSCA 12(b) Export Methylene chloride Unknown
Guidelines Establishing Test Procedures for the Analysis of Pollutants Methylene chloride Unknown
EG Part 465 Methylene chloride Valid 08/09/2018
EPCRA 313 Dichloromethane (Methylene chloride) Unknown
RCRA U Waste Methane, dichloro- Valid 11/25/1980 Active
EG Part 433 Methylene chloride Valid 08/07/2018
RCRA Appendix VIII Methylene chloride Valid
CAA112(b) HAP Methylene chloride Valid
Water Quality Guidance for the Great Lakes System Methylene chloride Unknown
Interim Standards for Owners & Operators of Hazardous Waste Treatment Storage & Disposal Facilities Methylene Chloride Unknown
EG Part 464 Methylene chloride Valid 08/07/2018
Criteria for Municipal Solid Waste Landfills Dichloromethane Valid
CAA112(b) HON Methylene chloride Valid
RCRA: Appendix IX Methylene chloride Unknown
EG Part 455 Dichloromethane Valid
EG Part 414 Methylene Chloride Unknown
40 CFR 59: National VOC Emission Std. Methylene Chloride (Dichloromethane) Unknown
RCRA Appendix VII Dichloromethane Valid 05/19/1980 Active
NPDES Methylene chloride Unknown
EG Part 413 Methylene chloride Valid 08/06/2018
CWA 304B Dichloromethane Valid
EG Part 468 Methylene chloride Valid 08/09/2018
TSCA Inv Methane, dichloro- Valid Active
SDWA NPDWR Dichloromethane Valid
Land Disposal Restrictions U080 Unknown
2020 CDR TSCA 6 Unreasonable Risk Methane, dichloro- Unknown Active
2016 CDR TSCA Inv Methylene chloride Valid
Management of Specific Hazardous Wastes and Specific Types of Hazardous Waste Management Facilities Methylene chloride Unknown

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Ad Hoc List
Ad Hoc List Synonym Synonym Quality Effective Date End Date
SCDM Methylene chloride Unknown
AEGL Methylene chloride Unknown
WDNR Methylene chloride Unknown 03/27/2013
RSL Methylene Chloride Unknown

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Related Substances

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Systematic Name Synonym CAS Number TSN EPA Identifier Effective Date End Date
Condensed light ends, spent filters and filter aids, and spent desiccant wastes from the production of certain chlorinated aliphatic hydrocarbons, as defined. Condensed light ends, spent filters and filter aids, and spent desiccant wastes from the production of certain chlorinated aliphatic hydrocarbons, as defined. E740738 05/15/2000
Process wastes from the production of certain chlorinated aliphatic hydrocarbons by free radical catalyzed processes, as defined. Process wastes from the production of certain chlorinated aliphatic hydrocarbons by free radical catalyzed processes, as defined. E740720 05/15/2000
Distillation side cuts from the production of acetaldehyde from ethylene. Distillation side cuts from the production of acetaldehyde from ethylene. E740928 05/15/2000
Distillation bottoms from the production of acetaldehyde from ethylene. Distillation bottoms from the production of acetaldehyde from ethylene. E740910 05/15/2000
Listed spent halogenated solvents and spent solvent mixtures/blends, and still bottoms from their recovery. Listed spent halogenated solvents and spent solvent mixtures/blends, and still bottoms from their recovery. E740563 05/15/2000
Listed spent halogenated solvents used in degreasing and still bottoms from their recovery. Listed spent halogenated solvents used in degreasing and still bottoms from their recovery. E740555 05/15/2000
Organic waste (including heavy ends, still bottoms, light ends, spent solvents, filtrates, and decantates) from the production of carbamates and carbamoyl oximes. Organic waste (including heavy ends, still bottoms, light ends, spent solvents, filtrates, and decantates) from the production of carbamates and carbamoyl oximes. E742247 05/15/2000
Bag house dusts and filter/separation solids from the production of carbamates and carbamoyl oximes. Bag house dusts and filter/separation solids from the production of carbamates and carbamoyl oximes. E742262 05/15/2000
Wastewaters (including scrubber waters, condenser waters, washwaters, and separation waters) from the production of carbamates and carbamoyl oximes. Wastewaters (including scrubber waters, condenser waters, washwaters, and separation waters) from the production of carbamates and carbamoyl oximes. E742254 05/15/2000
Organics, a subset of SARA 104 list -- MTL Organics, a subset of SARA 104 list -- MTL E761627 08/15/2000
36 Unregulated Phase I VOCs 36 Unregulated Phase I VOCs E777342 10/06/2000
34 Unregulated Phase I VOCs 34 Unregulated Phase I VOCs E777334 10/06/2000
Volatile organic compounds Volatile organic compounds E761346 08/15/2000
Methylene chloride, mixt. with chloroform Methylene chloride, mixt. with chloroform E17160599
Methyl chloride, mixt. with methylene chloride Methyl chloride, mixt. with methylene chloride E17160474
Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 413.02 Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 413.02 E1841582
Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 433 Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 433 E1841585
Total Toxic Organic (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Parts 464.15(c) and 464.16(c) Total Toxic Organic (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Parts 464.15(c) and 464.16(c) E1841586
Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 464.15(d) and 464.16(d) Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 464.15(d) and 464.16(d) E1841587
Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 464.15(f) and 464.16(f) Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 464.15(f) and 464.16(f) E1841589
Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 464.15(g) and 464.16(g) Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 464.15(g) and 464.16(g) E1841590
Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Parts 464.15(h) and 464.16(h) Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Parts 464.15(h) and 464.16(h) E1841591
Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 464.35(c) and 464.36(b) Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 464.35(c) and 464.36(b) E1841592
Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 464.35(f) and 464.36(f) Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 464.35(f) and 464.36(f) E1841594
Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 464.35(i) and 464.36(i) Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 464.35(i) and 464.36(i) E1841596
Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 464.45(a) and 464.46(a) Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 464.45(a) and 464.46(a) E1841597
Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 464.45(b) and 464.46(b) Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 464.45(b) and 464.46(b) E1841598
Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 464.45(c) and 464.46(c) Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 464.45(c) and 464.46(c) E1841599
Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 464.45(d) and 464.46(d) Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 464.45(d) and 464.46(d) E1841600
Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 465 Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 465 E1841601
Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 468 Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 468 E1841603
Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 469 Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 469 E1841604
Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 464.15(b) and 464.16(b) Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 464.15(b) and 464.16(b) E1841608

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