Resource Links

Dental Amalgam Rulemaking

EPA Rule and supporting documents

View national comments on-line

CIPCA comments (coming soon)

American Dental Association (ADA) website on Dental Amalgam

Colorado Dental Association (CDA) - find a dentist button in upper right corner

Mercury Control:

American Dental Association (ADA) Best Management Practices, 2007

ISO11143 Dental Amalgam Separators, 1999

Hospital ELG Rulemaking – Dental Amalgam
Region 8 Mercury Strategy
Methyl Mercury Water Quality Criteria

Effluent Guidelines Rulemaking 304(m) and 304(b):

EPA Effluent Guidelines Home page
2008 Final ELG plan
Biodiesel Memo — OCPSF Applicability
2006 Final ELG Plan
2004 Final ELG Plan

Pharmaceuticals and Contaminants of Emerging Concern:

Universal Waste Amendment to the RCRA Regulations
Office of National Drug Control Policy (Sanitary Sewer Discharge)
Biosolids National Targeted Sewage Sludge Survey Report
EPA Pharmaceutical and Personal Care Products (PCPP) Homepage
POTW Study
CDPHE Medical Waste website
CDPHE Medical Take-Back Program website

Pretreatment Streamlining:

Pretreatment Home (Streamlining Links)
Required Changes
EPA Model Pretreatment Ordinance

Industry Specific Environmental Assistance:

National Metal Finishing Resource Center
Printers National Environmental Assistance Center
Coordinating Committee for Automotive Repair
MTBE and Underground Storage Tanks

EPA/State Government Sites:

US Environmental Protection Agency

EPA National Pretreatment Website

EPA Pretreatment Training
EPA Region 8 Pretreatment Website (Document Downloads)
EPA Pretreatment Standards and Limits
EPA Compliance and Enforcement
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
Colorado Water Quality Control Division
Colorado Water Quality Control Commission

Other Organizations:

Region 6 Pretreatment Association

Region 8 Pretreatment Association
American Water Works Association

Florida Industrial Pretreatment Association

North Carolina Pretreatment Consortium
Rocky Mountain Water Environment Association
Rocky Mountain Water Quality Analysts Association
Water Environment Federation
Colorado Wastewater Utility Council
The Western Coalition of Arid States (WESTCAS)
Yahoo! Pretreatment Forum

Misc. Information:

Effluent toxicity website
Environmental Health and Safety On-Line
MSDS Sheets
Code of Federal Regulations (CFR)