This document is designed to help regulators, members of the regulated community, and the public find and understand Environmental Protection Agency’s regulations and policies concerning the used oil rebuttable presumption (the rebuttable presumption). This document: (1) summarizes existing regulations and policies regarding the rebuttable presumption, and (2) provides guidance on implementing the rebuttable presumption. This document only applies to used oil containing greater than 1,000 parts per million (ppm) total halogens.You may need a PDF reader to view some of the files on this page. See EPA’s About PDF page to learn more.
Guidance and Summary of Information Regarding the RCRA Used Oil Rebuttable Presumption (PDF)(47 pp, 257 K,
Information in regard to the RCRA used oil and rebuttable presumption