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Toxicity Characteristic Leaching Procedure List

If the waste you generate is not ignitable, corrosive, or reactive and contains any of the below listed items above the concentration level listed, as determined by analytical test, then you must consider it toxic.

Contaminant Minimum concentration in leachate for toxicity characteristic (mg/L)
Arsenic 5.000
Barium 100.000
Benzene 0.500
Cadmium 1.000
Carbon Tetrachloride 0.500
Chlordane 0.030
Chlorobenzene 100.000
Chloroform 6.000
Chromium 5.000
o-Cresol 200.000
m-Cresol 200.000
p-Cresol 200.000
Cresol 200.000
2,4-Dichlorophenoxy acetic acid 10.000
1,4-Dichlorobenzene 7.500
1,2-Dichloroethane 0.500
1,1-Dichloroethylene 0.700
2,4-Dinitrotoluene 0.130
Endrin 0.020
Heptachlor and its hydroxide 0.008
Hexachlorobenzene 0.130
Hexachlorobutadiene 0.500
Hexachloroethane 3.000
Lead 5.000
Lindane 0.400
Mercury 0.200
Methoxychlor 10.000
Methyl Ethyl Ketone 200.000
Nitrobenzene 2.000
Pentachlorophenol 100.000
Pyridine 5.000
Selenium 1.000
Silver 5.000
Tetrachloroethylene 0.700
Toxaphene 0.500
Trichloroethylene 0.500
2,4,5-Trichlorophenol 400.000
2,4,6-Trichlorophenol 2.000
2,4,5-TP (Silvex) 1.000
Vinyl Chloride 0.200