40 CFR 421.223 - Effluent limitations guidelines representing the degree of effluent reduction attainable by the application of the best available technology economically achievable.

§ 421.223 Effluent limitations guidelines representing the degree of effluent reduction attainable by the application of the best available technology economically achievable.
Except as provided in 40 CFR 125.30 through 125.32, any existing point source subject to this subpart shall achieve the following effluent limitations representing the degree of effluent reduction attainable by the application of the best available technology economically achievable:
(a) Leach Tailings.
BAT Limitations for the Secondary Molybdenum and Vanadium Subcategory
Pollutant or pollutant property Maximum for any 1 day Maximum for monthly average
mg/kg (pounds per million pounds) of technical grade molybdenum plus vanadium plus pure grade molybdenum produced
Arsenic 27.120 12.097
Chromium 7.219 2.927
Lead 5.463 2.536
Nickel 10.731 7.219
Iron 23.413 11.902
Molybdenum [Reserved] [Reserved]
Ammonia (as N) 8078.000 3551.000
(b) Molybdenum filtrate solvent extraction raffinate.
BAT Limitations for the Secondary Molybdenum and Vanadium Subcategory
Pollutant or pollutant property Maximum for any 1 day Maximum for monthly average
mg/kg (pounds per million pounds) of technical grade molybdenum plus vanadium plus pure grade molybdenum produced
Arsenic 80.952 36.108
Chronium 21.548 8.736
Lead 16.306 7.571
Nickel 32.031 21.548
Iron 69.887 35.526
Molybdenum [Reserved] [Reserved]
Ammonia (as N) 24114.000 10600.000
(c) Vanadium decomposition wet air pollution control.
BAT Limitations for the Secondary Molybdenum and Vanadium Subcategory
Pollutant or pollutant property Maximum for any 1 day Maximum for monthly average
mg/kg (pounds per million pounds) of vanadium produced by decomposition
Arsenic 0.000 0.000
Chromium 0.000 0.000
Lead 0.000 0.000
Nickel 0.000 0.000
Iron 0.000 0.000
Molybdenum 0.000 0.000
Ammonia (as N) 0.000 0.000
(d) Molybdenum drying wet air pollution control.
BAT Limitations for the Secondary Molybdenum and Vanadium Subcategory
Pollutant or pollutant property Maximum for any 1 day Maximum for monthly average
mg/kg (pounds per million pounds) of molybdenum produced
Arsenic 0.000 0.000
Chromium 0.000 0.000
Lead 0.000 0.000
Nickel 0.000 0.000
Iron 0.000 0.000
Molybdenum 0.000 0.000
Ammonia (as N) 0.000 0.000
(e) Pure Grade Molybdenum.
BAT Limitations for the Secondary Molybdenum and Vanadium Subcategory
Pollutant or pollutant property Maximum for any 1 day Maximum for monthly average
mg/kg (pounds per million pounds) of pure molybdenum produced
Arsenic 32.359 14.434
Chromium 8.614 3.492
Lead 6.518 3.026
Nickel 12.804 8.614
Iron 27.936 14.201
Molybdenum [Reserved] [Reserved]
Ammonia (as N) 9638.000 4237.000
[50 FR 38357, Sept. 20, 1985, as amended at 55 FR 31703, 31704, Aug. 3, 1990]

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