- Formaldehyde



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Program and Regulatory Information

Statutes/Regulations

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Statutes/Regulations Synonym Synonym Quality Effective Date End Date
Uranium Mill Wastes Formaldehyde Unknown
CWA 311-HS Methanal Valid 03/13/1978
NPDES Formaldehyde Unknown
CWA 311-HS Formaldehyde Valid 03/13/1978
Determination of Reportable Quantities for Hazardous Substances Formaldehyde Unknown
Interim Standards for Owners & Operators of Hazardous Waste Treatment Storage & Disposal Facilities Formaldehyde Unknown
CAA 112R Formaldehyde (solution) Valid 01/31/1994
CERCLA Formaldehyde Valid
SARA 110 Formaldehyde Valid 10/20/1988
RCRA Appendix VIII Formaldehyde Valid
40 CFR 59: National VOC Emission Std. Formaldehyde Unknown
Management of Specific Hazardous Wastes and Specific Types of Hazardous Waste Management Facilities Formaldehyde Unknown
Pesticides - Active Ingredients Formaldehyde Unknown
2020 CDR TSCA Inv Active Formaldehyde Unknown
RCRA U Waste Formaldehyde Valid 11/25/1980
CWA 311-HS Formalin Valid 03/13/1978
Land Disposal Restrictions U122 Unknown
Standards for Owners and Operators of Hazardous Waste Treatment, Storage, and Disposal Facilities Formaldehyde Unknown
CAA112(b) HAP Formaldehyde Valid
CAA 111 Formaldehyde Valid 01/05/1981
CAA 231 (Aircraft) Formaldehyde Unknown
CWA 311-HS Methyl aldehyde Valid 03/13/1978
CAA 213 (Off-road) Formaldehyde Unknown
TSCA Inv Formaldehyde Valid
CAA 211 - Transportation Fuel Standards (primarily gasoline and diesel) Formaldehyde Unknown
RCRA Appendix VII Formaldehyde Valid 05/19/1980
Hazardous Waste Injection Restrictions Formaldehyde Unknown
CCL 4 Formaldehyde Unknown
EPCRA 302 Formaldehyde Valid 11/17/1986
CAA 202 (Highway) Formaldehyde Unknown
CAA112(b) HON Formaldehyde Valid
EPCRA 313 Formaldehyde Unknown

EPA Applications/Systems

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Other Sources

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Ad Hoc List
Ad Hoc List Synonym Synonym Quality Effective Date End Date
RSL Formaldehyde Valid
EPA Formaldehyde Valid
TSCA INV SYN Formaldehyde Unknown
AEGL Formaldehyde Unknown
WDNR Formaldehyde Valid 03/27/2013

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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
Distillation side cuts from the production of acetaldehyde from ethylene. Distillation side cuts from the production of acetaldehyde from ethylene. E740928 05/15/2000
Distillation bottoms from the production of acetaldehyde from ethylene. Distillation bottoms from the production of acetaldehyde from ethylene. E740910 05/15/2000
Wastewater treatment sludge from the production of phorate. Wastewater treatment sludge from the production of phorate. E741215 05/15/2000
Wastewater from the washing and stripping of phorate production. Wastewater from the washing and stripping of phorate production. E741199 05/15/2000
Organic waste (including heavy ends, still bottoms, light ends, spent solvents, filtrates, and decantates) from the production of carbamates and carbamoyl oximes. Organic waste (including heavy ends, still bottoms, light ends, spent solvents, filtrates, and decantates) from the production of carbamates and carbamoyl oximes. E742247 05/15/2000
Wastewaters (including scrubber waters, condenser waters, washwaters, and separation waters) from the production of carbamates and carbamoyl oximes. Wastewaters (including scrubber waters, condenser waters, washwaters, and separation waters) from the production of carbamates and carbamoyl oximes. E742254 05/15/2000
Volatile organic compounds Volatile organic compounds E761346 08/15/2000
Phenol, mixt. with formaldehyde Phenol, mixt. with formaldehyde E17160839

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