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February 13, 2020 Agenda:
Waste Management and Radiation Control Board

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Next Meeting

February 13, 2020–1:30 p.m.

Multi Agency State Office Building – Conference Room #1015
195 North 1950 West
Salt Lake City, Utah 84116

(One or more members of the Board may participate telephonically)
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  1. Call to Order.
  2. Public Comments on Agenda Items.
  3. Declarations of Conflict of Interest.
  4. Approval of Meeting Minutes for the November 14, 2019 Board Meeting. (5.2 MB)
    (Board Action Item).
  5. Underground Storage Tanks Update.
  6. Administrative Rules.
    1. Approval to proceed with formal rulemaking and a 30-day public comment period on proposed rule changes to R315-260, R315-262, R315-263, R315-264, and R315-265 of the hazardous waste rules to incorporate federal regulatory changes promulgated by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and published in the Federal Register on January 3, 2018 (83 FR 420) (Board Action Item).
    2. Approval to proceed with formal rulemaking and a 30-day public comment period on a proposed rule change to R315-15-14 of the rules for management of used oil clarifying the type of documents that DIYer collection centers must submit in order to qualify for the reimbursement (Board Action Item).
    3. Approval to proceed with formal rulemaking and a 30-day public comment period on a proposed rule change to R313-16-293 of the radiation control rules to clarify the rule regarding who must submit x-ray equipment inspection reports to the Director (Board Action Item).
    4. Request for approval for final adoption of the rule changes to R313-15-1006, R313-19-100, and R313-36-3 of the radiation control rules, as published in the December 1, 2019 issue of the Utah State Bulletin. The rule changes incorporate regulatory corrections promulgated by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission and published in the December 1, 2015 (80 FR 74974), November 15, 2017 (82 FR 52823), June 28, 2018 (83 FR 30285), and November 21, 2018 (83 FR 58721) issues of the Federal Register (Board Action Item).
  7. Low-Level Radioactive Waste.
    1. EnergySolutions request for a site-specific treatment variance from the Hazardous Waste Management Rules. EnergySolutions seeks authorization to receive high concentration arsenic waste for disposal (Information Action Item).
    2. EnergySolutions request for a site-specific treatment variance from the Hazardous Waste Management Rules. EnergySolutions seeks authorization to receive Cemented Uranium Extraction Process Residues for disposal (Information Action Item).
    3. EnergySolutions request for a site-specific treatment variance from the Hazardous Waste Management Rules. EnergySolutions seeks authorization to receive magnesium/thorium dross for disposal (Information Action Item).
  8. Other Business.
    1. Director’s Report.
    2. Misc. Information Items.
    3. Scheduling of next Board meeting (March 12, 2020).
  9. Adjourn.