6 CCR 1007-3-8.84 - Basis and Purpose

This amendment to 6 CCR 1007-3, Part 261 is made pursuant to the authority granted to the Solid and Hazardous Waste Commission in § 25-15-302(2), C.R.S.

Amendment of § 261.23 Characteristic of reactivity.

This amendment revises paragraph (a)(8) of § 261.23 (Characteristic of reactivity) of the Colorado Hazardous Waste Regulations (6 CCR 1007-3) to add a cross-reference to the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations at 49 CFR § 173.53 (Provisions for using old classifications of explosives). The Section 173.53 regulations includes the following table that may be used to compare old and new hazard class names where the classification system in effect prior to January 1, 1991 is referenced in State or local laws, ordinance or regulations not pertaining to the transportation of hazardous materials:

Current Classification

Class name prior to Jan. 1, 1991

Division 1.1....................................

Class A explosives.

Division 1.2....................................

Class A or Class B explosives.

Division 1.3....................................

Class B explosives.

Division 1.4.....................................

Class C explosives.

Division 1.5.....................................

Blasting agents.

Division 1.6....................................

No applicable hazardous class.

This Basis and Purpose incorporates by reference the applicable portions of the preamble language for Section 261.23 of the EPA regulations as published in the Federal Register at 75 FR 12993, March 18, 2010.

Statement of Basis and Purpose Rulemaking Hearing of May 19, 2015

Notes

6 CCR 1007-3-8.84
37 CR 24, December 25, 2014, effective 3/2/2015 38 CR 11, June 10, 2015, effective 6/30/2015 39 CR 05, March 10, 2016, effective 3/30/2016 39 CR 11, June 10, 2016, effective 6/30/2016 40 CR 06, March 25, 2017, effective 4/14/2017 40 CR 11, June 10, 2017, effective 6/30/2017 40 CR 21, November 10, 2017, effective 11/30/2017 41 CR 06, March 25, 2018, effective 4/14/2018 41 CR 11, June 10, 2018, effective 6/30/2018 41 CR 24, December 25, 2018, effective 1/14/2019 42 CR 06, March 25, 2019, effective 4/14/2019 42 CR 06, March 25, 2019, effective 5/30/2019 42 CR 11, June 10, 2019, effective 6/30/2019 43 CR 12, June 25, 2020, effective 7/15/2020 44 CR 06, March 25, 2021, effective 4/14/2021 44 CR 11, June 10, 2021, effective 6/30/2021 44 CR 24, December 25, 2021, effective 1/14/2022 45 CR 11, June 10, 2022, effective 6/30/2022 45 CR 17, September 10, 2022, effective 9/10/2022 45 CR 17, September 10, 2022, effective 9/30/2022 45 CR 23, December 10, 2022, effective 1/30/2023

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