Regulations: EPA Amends Rule Permitting Burning of Creosote-Treated Wood Under the Boiler MACT Rule

Under the previous EPA Non-Hazardous Secondary Materials (NHSM) rule, treated wood was prohibited from being used as boiler fuel; however, EPA recently issued an amendment permitting creosote-treated wood to be used as boiler fuel under special conditions.

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