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25 Pa. Code § 271.503. Application requirements.

§ 271.503. Application requirements.

 In addition to applicable application requirements in this article, an application for a demonstration facility permit shall include the following:

   (1)  An economic analysis indicating benefits to the Commonwealth and the applicant from the proposed facility, including an economic analysis of the benefits of alternative methods of processing or disposal.

   (2)  A technical analysis of the proposed facility in comparison to the existing state-of-the-art for processing or disposal of the waste that shall be received by the facility.

   (3)  A complete operational plan, including design details and a timetable for completing various phases of the facility from initiation of construction to completion of the project.

   (4)  An evaluation of the anticipated contribution of the facility to the field of solid waste management.

   (5)  An evaluation of the potential applicability to this Commonwealth of the technology to be demonstrated.

   (6)  A demonstration that the applicant has the financial ability to remove the facility and clean up the affected area in the event of pollution.

   (7)  A plan for corrective action utilizing conventional technology in the event of pollution.

   (8)  A statement of the optimal size and capacity for a facility using the proposed technology.

   (9)  A plan for assessing the effectiveness and environmental effect of the proposed facility.


   The provisions of this §  271.503 adopted April 8, 1988, effective April 9, 1988, 18 Pa.B. 1681.

Cross References

   This section cited in 25 Pa. Code §  271.504 (relating to operating requirements).

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