Part 300 National Oil and Hazardous Substances Pollution Contingency Plan
Part 302 Designation, Reportable Quantities, and Notification
Part 303 Citizen Awards for Information On Criminal Violations Under Superfund
Part 304 Arbitration Procedures for Small Superfund Cost Recovery Claims
Part 305 Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (cercla) Administrative Hearing Procedures for Claims Against the Superfund
Part 307 Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (cercla) Claims Procedures
Part 310 Reimbursement to Local Governments for Emergency Response to Hazardous Substance Releases
Part 311 Worker Protection
Part 312 Innocent Landowners, Standards for Conducting All Appropriate Inquiries
Part 350 Trade Secrecy Claims for Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-know Information: and Trade Secret Disclosures to Health Professionals
Part 355 Emergency Planning and Notification
Part 370 Hazardous Chemical Reporting: Community Right-to-know
Part 372 Toxic Chemical Release Reporting: Community Right-to-know
Part 373 Reporting Hazardous Substance Activity When Selling or Transferring Federal Real Property
Part 374 Prior Notice of Citizen Suits

Terms Used In CFR > Title 40 > Chapter I > Subchapter J

  • Animal waste: means manure (feces, urine, and other excrement produced by livestock), digestive emissions, and urea. See 40 CFR 302.3
  • Facility: means (1) any building, structure, installation, equipment, pipe or pipeline (including any pipe into a sewer or publicly owned treatment works), well, pit, pond, lagoon, impoundment, ditch, landfill, storage container, motor vehicle, rolling stock, or aircraft, or (2) any site or area where a hazardous substance has been deposited, stored, disposed of, or placed, or otherwise come to be located. See 40 CFR 302.3
  • Hazardous substance: means any substance designated pursuant to 40 CFR part 302. See 40 CFR 302.3
  • Navigable waters: means the waters of the United States, including the territorial seas. See 40 CFR 302.3
  • Onshore facility: means any facility (including, but not limited to, motor vehicles and rolling stock) of any kind located in, on, or under, any land or non-navigable waters within the United States. See 40 CFR 302.3
  • Person: means an individual, firm, corporation, association, partnership, consortium, joint venture, commercial entity, United States Government, State, municipality, commission, political subdivision of a State, or any interstate body. See 40 CFR 302.3
  • Release: means any spilling, leaking, pumping, pouring, emitting, emptying, discharging, injecting, escaping, leaching, dumping, or disposing into the environment (including the abandonment or discarding of barrels, containers, and other closed receptacles containing any hazardous substance or pollutant or contaminant), but excludes:

    (1) Any release which results in exposure to persons solely within a workplace, with respect to a claim which such persons may assert against the employer of such persons. See 40 CFR 302.3

  • United States: include the several States of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam, American Samoa, the United States Virgin Islands, the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas, and any other territory or possession over which the United States has jurisdiction. See 40 CFR 302.3
  • Vessel: means every description of watercraft or other artificial contrivance used, or capable of being used, as a means of transportation on water. See 40 CFR 302.3
  • wetlands: means those areas that are inundated or saturated by surface or groundwater at a frequency and duration sufficient to support, and that under normal circumstances do support, a prevalence of vegetation typically adapted for life in saturated soil conditions. See 40 CFR 302.3