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The rule allows facilities that completely eliminate releases of persistent, bioaccumulative and toxic chemicals (PBTs), and recycle and treat no more than 500 pounds of such chemicals, to use a shorter reporting form. For non-PBT chemicals, the rule allows businesses to use the simpler reporting form if their releases are no more than 2000 pounds of waste as part of an overall waste management limit of 5000 pounds.
For more information about the final rule, visit www.epa.gov/tri/tridata/modrule/phase2/forma.htm.