Accession Number:

ADA261590

Title:

Source Emission Testing of the Medical Waste Incinerator, Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 8 Jul-9 Jul 1992

Corporate Author:

ARMSTRONG LAB BROOKS AFB TX OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH DIRECTORATE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1992-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

66.0

Abstract:

Source emission testing for particulate matter and hydrogen chloride was conducted on the medical waste incinerator located at Bldg 1055, Andrews AFB MD. Compliance standards are found in Temporary Operating Permit No. 16-0655-2- 0116N, issued by the State of Maryland on 20 October 1991. Test results indicate incinerator emissions are above the state standard for particulate matter and below the state standard for hydrogen chloride. Recommendations are made to reduce particulate emissions and to retest.... Particulate matter, Hydrogen chloride, Andrews AFB, Medical waste incinerator, Source emission testing.

Subject Categories:

  • Solid Wastes and Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE