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Nuclear Waste Program

Hanford Facility Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) Permit, Dangerous Waste Portion for the Treatment, Storage, and Disposal of Dangerous Waste

Enforceable Permit:

Issued in accordance with the applicable provisions of the Hazardous Waste Management Act, Chapter 70.105 Revised Code of Washington (RCW), and the regulations promulgated there under in Chapter 173‑303 Washington Administrative Code (WAC). 

Common Name: The Hanford Site-Wide Permit Revision 8C
Permit Number: WA7890008967
Permit Modification Number: 8C.2020.Q3 as appended by 8C.2020.10F, PCN-4A-2020-02, PCN-IDF-2020-05, PCN-LERF/ETF-2020-04, 24590-LAB-PCN-ENV-19-003, PCN-CIS-2020-01, NEC-4A-2020-01 and PCN-LERF-ETF-2020-03.

*Please note:  The Change Control Logs will serve as an up to date record of modifications and version history of the permit. Change control logs for units are attached to the beginning of their respective "Unit-Specific Conditions" file. When appropriate, file specific change control logs are attached at the beginning of their respective files.

Expiration Date: Expires when permit is reissued


Cover Letter Transmittal Letter Signature Page


Permit Attachment Change Control Log

Attachment 1 - Hanford Facility Agreement and Consent Order Attachment 2 - Hanford Facility Permit Legal Description & Operating Boundary
Attachment 3 - Security Attachment 4 - Hanford Emergency Management Plan
Attachment 4A - Building Emergency Directors/Building Wardens Attachment 5 - Hanford Facility Personnel Training Program
Attachment 6 - Reports and Records Attachment 7 - Policy on Remediation of Existing Wells and Acceptance Criteria for RCRA and CERCLA
Attachment 8 - Inspection and Training Plan for Groundwater Monitoring Wells Attachment 9 - Permit Applicability Matrix
Attachment 10 - Strategy for Handling and Disposing of Purgewater at the Hanford Site (July 1990)  

Part I and II

Part I Standard and Part II General Facility Conditions  

Part III Unit-Specific Conditions for Final Status Operations

Liquid Effluent Retention Facility and 200 Area Effluent Treatment Facility (OUG 3) Integrated Disposal Facility (OUG 11)
242-A Evaporator (OUG 4) Waste Encapsulation and Storage Facility (OUG 14)
325 Hazardous Waste Treatment Units (OUG 5) 400 Area Waste Management Unit (OUG 16)
Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant (OUG 10) Capsule Interim Storage (OUG-19)

Part IV Unit Specific Conditions for Corrective Action

100-NR-1 (CAU 1)  

Part V Unit-Specific Conditions for Units Undergoing Closure

Waste Encapsulation and Storage Facility, Hot Cells A through F (CUG 6) PUREX Storage Tunnels (CUG 25)
276-BA Organic Storage Area (CUG 32) - Removed from Permit

Part VI Unit-Specific Conditions for Units in Post-Closure

300 Area Process Trenches (PCU 1) 183-H Solar Evaporation Basins (PCU 2)

For more information about Revision 8C, please contact Debra Alexander, Revision 8C Permit Coordinator, (509) 372-7950.