- Benzo[a]pyrene



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Statutes/Regulations

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Statutes/Regulations Synonym Synonym Quality Effective Date End Date
Water Quality Standards Benzo(a)Pyrene Unknown
CERCLA 3,4-Benzopyrene Valid
SARA 110 Benzo(a)pyrene Valid 04/17/1987
Guidelines Establishing Test Procedures for the Analysis of Pollutants Benzo(a)pyrene Unknown
CWA 304B 3,4-Benzopyrene Valid
RCRA U Waste Benzo[a]pyrene Valid 11/25/1980
EG Part 413 Benzo[a]pyrene Valid 08/03/2018
RCRA Appendix VII Benzo(a)pyrene Valid 05/19/1980
Management of Specific Hazardous Wastes and Specific Types of Hazardous Waste Management Facilities Benzo(a)pyrene Unknown
Uranium Mill Wastes Benzo[a]pyrene Unknown
EPCRA 313 Benzo[a]pyrene Unknown
Water Quality Guidance for the Great Lakes System Benzo[a]pyrene Unknown
CWA Priority Benzo(a)pyrene Valid 11/19/1982
RCRA Appendix VIII Benzo[a]pyrene Valid
Hazardous Waste Injection Restrictions Benzo[a]pyrene (PAHs) Unknown
CWA Priority 3,4-Benzopyrene Valid 11/19/1982
TSCA Inv Benzo[a]pyrene Valid
Land Disposal Restrictions U022 Unknown
EG Part 433 Benzo[a]pyrene Valid 08/07/2018
SDWA NPDWR Benzo[a]pyrene Valid
EG Part 464 Benzo[a]pyrene Valid 08/07/2018
CAA112(b) HAP Benzo[a]Pyrene Unknown
EG Part 421 Benzo(a)pyrene Unknown
EG Part 467 Benzo[a]pyrene Valid 08/20/2018
EG Part 414 Benzo(a)pyrene Unknown
CWA 304B Benzo(a)pyrene Valid
Criteria for Municipal Solid Waste Landfills Benzo[a]pyrene Unknown
RCRA: Appendix IX Benzo[a]pyrene Unknown
NPDES benzo(a)pyrene Unknown
2020 CDR TSCA Inv Active Benzo[a]pyrene Unknown
EG Part 420 Benzo(a)pyrene Unknown
CERCLA Benzo[a]pyrene Valid

EPA Applications/Systems

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Ad Hoc List Synonym Synonym Quality Effective Date End Date
WDNR Benzo (a) pyrene Unknown 03/27/2013
PBT Benzo(a)pyrene Valid 01/01/2000
SCDM Benzo(a)pyrene Unknown
RSL Benzo[a]pyrene Unknown

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Related Substances

This substance exists as a Related Substance of the following substances.

Systematic Name Synonym CAS Number TSN EPA Identifier Effective Date End Date
Waste from wood preserving processes where chlorophenolic formulations have been used. Waste from wood preserving processes where chlorophenolic formulations have been used. E740779 05/15/2000
Wastewater treatment sludges generated in the production of creosote. Wastewater treatment sludges generated in the production of creosote. E741165 05/15/2000
Residues from coal tar distillation, including but not limited to, still bottoms. Residues from coal tar distillation, including but not limited to, still bottoms. E742205 05/15/2000
Tar storage tank residues from coal tar refining. Tar storage tank residues from coal tar refining. E742197 05/15/2000
Residues from naphthalene collection and recovery operations from the recovery of coke by-products produced from coal. Residues from naphthalene collection and recovery operations from the recovery of coke by-products produced from coal. E742189 05/15/2000
Wastewater sump residues from light oil refining, including, but not limited to, intercepting or contamination sump sludges from the recovery of coke by-products produced from coal. Wastewater sump residues from light oil refining, including, but not limited to, intercepting or contamination sump sludges from the recovery of coke by-products produced from coal. E742171 05/15/2000
Tar storage tank residues from the production of coke from coal or from the recovery of coke by-products produced from coal. Tar storage tank residues from the production of coke from coal or from the recovery of coke by-products produced from coal. E742155 05/15/2000
Process residues from the recovery of coal tar, including, but not limited to, collecting sump residues from the production of coke from coal or the recovery of coke by-products produced from coal. Process residues from the recovery of coal tar, including, but not limited to, collecting sump residues from the production of coke from coal or the recovery of coke by-products produced from coal. E742148 05/15/2000
Clarified slurry oil tank sediment and/or in-line filter/separation solids from petroleum refining operations. Clarified slurry oil tank sediment and/or in-line filter/separation solids from petroleum refining operations. E742304 05/15/2000
Bottom sediment sludge from the treatment of wastewaters from wood preserving processes that use creosote and/or pentachlorophenol Bottom sediment sludge from the treatment of wastewaters from wood preserving processes that use creosote and/or pentachlorophenol E740837
Any sludge and/or float generated from the physical and/or chemical separation of oil/water/solids from wastewaters at petroleum refineries. Any sludge and/or float generated from the physical and/or chemical separation of oil/water/solids from wastewaters at petroleum refineries. E740811 05/15/2000
Sludge from the gravitational separation of oil/water/solids from wastewater at petroleum refineries. Sludge from the gravitational separation of oil/water/solids from wastewater at petroleum refineries. E740803 05/15/2000
Waste from wood preserving processes where creosote formulations have been used. Waste from wood preserving processes where creosote formulations have been used. E740787 05/15/2000
Polycyclic organic matter - 7-PAH Polycyclic organic matter - 7-PAH E17134057
Polycyclic organic matter - 16-PAH Polycyclic organic matter - 16-PAH E17134016
Polycyclic aromatic compounds -- TRI Polycyclic aromatic compounds -- TRI E649749
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons 130498-29-2
Benzo[a]pyrene, mixt. with dibenzo[a,h]anthracene and naphthalene Benzo[a]pyrene, mixt. with dibenzo[a,h]anthracene and naphthalene E17161738
Benzo[a]pyrene , mixt. with dibenzo[a,h]anthracene, Benzo[a]pyrene , mixt. with dibenzo[a,h]anthracene, E17161712
Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 413.02 Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 413.02 E1841582
Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 433 Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 433 E1841585
Total Toxic Organic (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Parts 464.15(c) and 464.16(c) Total Toxic Organic (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Parts 464.15(c) and 464.16(c) E1841586
Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 464.15(d) and 464.16(d) Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 464.15(d) and 464.16(d) E1841587
Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 464.15(g) and 464.16(g) Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 464.15(g) and 464.16(g) E1841590
Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 467 Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 467 E1841607

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