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| Standard Number:||1910.1002|
May 17, 1982
MEMORANDUM FOR: DAVID H. RHONE Regional Administrator THRU: JOHN B. MILES Director Office of Field Coordination FROM: PATRICK R. TYSON Director Federal Compliance and State Programs SUBJECT: Applicability of the Coal Tar Pitch Volatiles Standard to Dust of Coal Tar PitchIn response to your written inquiry of March 16, 1982, this memorandum reasserts the applicability of the coal tar pitch volatiles standard to coal tar pitch dust.
The constituents of coal tar pitch are chemical substances that are collected as they volatilize during the destructive distillation of coal to produce coke, which is the distillation residue of coal. This fact places the constituents under the coal tar pitch volatiles standard. It is irrelevant whether the constituents are in solid, liquid, or gaseous form.
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