15A ncac 02T .1203       PERMITTING BY REGULATION

(a)  The following activities are deemed permitted in accordance with Rule .0113 of this Subchapter provided the activity does not result in any violations of water quality standards (i.e., ground or surface), there is no direct discharge to surface waters, the generator of the CCPs provides the information required by Rule .1207(a) of this Section to the recipient of the CCPs, and all other specified criteria required for the specific activity is met:

(1)           Use of CCPs as fuel for combustion in boilers, furnaces, etc. for energy recovery.

(2)           Use of CCPs as material for manufacturing concrete products, asphalt products, brick products, lightweight aggregate roofing materials, insulation products, plastics, paints, bowling balls, cosmetics and other manufactured products in which the CCPs are encapsulated in the manufactured product.

(3)           Use or disposal of CCPs in a solid waste facility permitted by the Division of Waste Management that is approved to receive the CCPs.

(4)           Use of CCPs as material for traction control during snow and ice events, provided that the CCPs do not exceed the leachate concentrations of concern in Rule .1205(a) of this Section.

(5)           Use of CCPs as a substitute for blasting grit, roofing granules, and filter cloth precoat for residuals dewatering, provided that the CCPs do not exceed the leachate concentrations of concern in Rule .1205(a) of this Section.

(6)           Use of CCPs in flowable fill for backfill of trenches for potable water mains as approved by the Division of Environmental Health, sanitary sewers, storm drainage structures, and other trenching uses provided that the CCPs do not exceed the leachate concentrations of concern in Rule .1206(a) of this Section.

(7)           Use of CCPs as a raw product for the stabilization of residuals.

(8)           Land application sites onto which CCPs are land applied, provided that the following criteria are met:

(A)          the CCPs meet the pollutant limits in Rule .1205 of this Section, and

(B)          the land application activities meet all applicable conditions of Rule .1108(b)(1) and Rule.1109(b)(1) of this Subchapter.

(9)           Use of CCPs as a base or subbase under a structure or footprint of a paved road, parking lot, sidewalk, or similar structure as long as the total depth of CCPs does not exceed one foot.

(b)  Unless otherwise specified in Rule .1203(a) of this Section, CCPs that are used for the activities deemed permitted in this Rule are not subject to the pollutant limits in Rule .1205 of this Section.

(c)  The Director may determine that a system should not be deemed permitted in accordance with this Rule and Rule .0113 of this Subchapter.  This determination shall be made in accordance with Rule .0113(e) of this Subchapter.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 143-215.1; 143-215.3(a);

Eff. September 1, 2006.