- Mercury



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Program and Regulatory Information

Statutes/Regulations

Below are the EPA applications/systems, statutes/regulations, or other sources that track or regulate this substance. This table shows how each list refers to the substance. To view more metadata about the specific Synonym, click on the Synonym.

Statutes/Regulations Synonym Synonym Quality Effective Date End Date
Ocean Dumping Mercury Valid
Standards for the Use or Disposal of Sewage Sludge Mercury Valid
RCRA U Waste Mercury Valid 11/25/1980
2016 CDR TSCA 5(a) SNUR Mercury Valid
EPCRA 313 Mercury Valid 01/01/1987
Criteria for Municipal Solid Waste Landfills Mercury Valid
Water Quality Standards Mercury Valid
EG Part 442 Mercury Valid
SARA 110 Mercury, metallic Valid 04/17/1987
Mercury Compounds - TSCA Inv Mercury Valid
EG Part 437 Mercury Valid
TSCA Inv Mercury Valid
EG Part 421 Mercury Valid
EG Part 444 Mercury Valid
Hazardous Waste Injection Restrictions Mercury Valid
SARA 110 Mercury Valid 04/17/1987
TSCA 5(a) Final SNUR Mercury Valid 01/15/2010
EG Part 461 Mercury Valid
2016 CDR TSCA Inv Mercury Valid
RCRA Appendix VIII Mercury Valid
RCRA Appendix VII Mercury Valid 05/19/1980
CERCLA Mercury Valid
Land Disposal Restrictions U151 Unknown
EG Part 423 Mercury Valid
Standards for Owners and Operators of Hazardous Waste Treatment, Storage, and Disposal Facilities Mercury Valid
EG Part 403 Mercury Valid
Water Quality Guidance for the Great Lakes System Mercury Valid
EG Part 415 Mercury (T) Unknown
National Primary Drinking Water Regulations Implementation Mercury Valid
CAA 111 Mercury Valid
Interim Standards for Owners & Operators of Hazardous Waste Treatment Storage & Disposal Facilities Mercury Unknown
CAA112(b) HAP Mercury Valid
EPA Administered Permit Programs: The National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Mercury Valid
SDWA NPDWR Mercury Valid
Management of Specific Hazardous Wastes and Specific Types of Hazardous Waste Management Facilities Mercury Unknown
CWA 304B Mercury Valid
Classification of Solid Waste Disposal Facilities and Practices Mercury Valid
EG Part 440 Mercury Valid
TSCA 12(b) Export Elemental Mercury Unknown
RCRA T Char Mercury Valid 03/29/1990
CWA Priority Mercury Valid 11/19/1982
Standards for Universal Waste Management Mercury Valid
Guidelines Establishing Test Procedures for the Analysis of Pollutants Mercury Valid
EG Part 435 Mercury Valid
Uranium Mill Wastes Mercury Valid

EPA Applications/Systems

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EPA Applications/Systems Synonym Synonym Quality Effective Date End Date
CAMEO Chemicals Mercury compound, solid, n.o.s. Inaccurate
PCS Mercury, total low level Valid
CORR Mercury Valid
CAMEO Chemicals Phenylmercuric compound, n.o.s. Inaccurate
PCS Mercury, total (low level) Valid
STORET Mercury Valid
CAMEO Chemicals Mercury based pesticide, liquid, poisonous Inaccurate
CAMEO Chemicals Mercury based pesticide, liquid, flammable, poisonous Inaccurate
PCS Mercury, dry weight Valid
SEMS MERCURY Unknown
CAMEO Chemicals Mercury compound, liquid, n.o.s. Inaccurate
AQS Mercury (precip) Valid
ERNS Quicksilver Valid
ICIS Mercury Valid
IRIS Mercury, elemental Valid
AQS Mercury PM2.5 LC Valid
OPPIN Mercury Valid
CAMEO Chemicals Mercury oxide Inaccurate
CAMEO Chemicals Mercury Valid
AQS Mercury (vapor) Valid
AQS Mercury (TSP) Valid
ICIS D009 Valid
PCS Mercury, dissolved (as Hg) Valid
AQS Mercury (SP) Valid
AQS Mercury PM10 LC Valid
EIMS Mercury Valid
CAMEO Chemicals Mercury gluconate Inaccurate
CAMEO Chemicals Mercury based pesticide, solid, poisonous Inaccurate
AQS Mercury PM2.5 STP Valid
PCS Mercury, potentially dissolvd Valid
AQS Mercury (PM10) STP Valid
GCES Mercury Valid
ERNS Mercury Valid
TSCATS Mercury Valid
PCS Mercury (Hg), in barite, dry weight Inaccurate
PCS Mercury, total recoverable Valid
GRTS Mercury Valid
ERNS D009 unlisted haz waste Valid
PCS Mercury, tot in bot deposits (dry wgt) Valid
ICIS-Air Mercury Valid
GLENDA Mercury Valid
PCS Mercury, total (as Hg) Valid
ECOTOX Mercury Valid
EIS Elemental Gaseous Mercury Valid 12/31/2005
AQS Mercury (deposition) Valid
EIS Mercury Valid
WQX Mercury Valid
CERCLIS3 Mercury Valid
PCS Mercury Valid
AQS Mercury (coarse particulate) Valid
TRIPS Mercury Valid 01/01/1987 12/31/9999
Other Sources

Below are the EPA applications/systems, statutes/regulations, or other sources that track or regulate this substance. This table shows how each list refers to the substance. To view more metadata about the specific Synonym, click on the Synonym.


Ad Hoc List
Ad Hoc List Synonym Synonym Quality Effective Date End Date
AEGL Mercury vapor Hg0 Unknown
RSL Mercury (elemental) Unknown
PBT Mercury Valid 01/01/2000
WDNR Mercury TCLP Unknown 03/27/2013
SCDM Mercury (elemental) 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
Wastewater treatment sludges from the production of vinyl chloride monomer using mercuric chloride catalyst in an acetylene-based process. Wastewater treatment sludges from the production of vinyl chloride monomer using mercuric chloride catalyst in an acetylene-based process. E1615277
Brine purification muds from the mercury cell process in chlorine production as defined. Brine purification muds from the mercury cell process in chlorine production as defined. E741413 05/15/2000
Wastewater treatment sludge from the mercury cell process in chlorine production. Wastewater treatment sludge from the mercury cell process in chlorine production. E741934 05/15/2000
Mercury compounds Mercury compounds E650028
Metals Metals E17001751
Metals Metals E17001751

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