Q-2, r. 18 - Regulation respecting the burial of contaminated soils

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SCHEDULE I
(ss. 2, 4 and 15)



SUBSTANCES LIMIT VALUES
mg/kg of dry
matter (ppm)



Inorganic




Metals/Metalloids


Silver (Ag) 200


Arsenic (As) 250


Barium (Ba) 10 000


Cadmium (Cd) 100


Chromium (Cr) 4 000


Cobalt (Co) 1 500


Copper (Cu) 2 500


Tin (Sn) 1 500


Manganese (Mn) 11 000


Mercury (Hg) 50


Molybdenum (Mo) 200


Nickel (Ni) 2 500


Lead (Pb) 5 000


Selenium (Se) 50


Zinc (Zn) 7 500


Other inorganic compounds


Available bromide (Br-) 1 500


Available cyanide (CN-) 300


Total cyanide (CN-) 5 900


Available fluoride (F-) 10 000




Organic




Monocyclic aromatic volatile organic compounds


Benzene 5


Chlorobenzene 10


Ethylbenzene 50


m-Dichlorobenzene 10


o-Dichlorobenzene 10


p-Dichlorobenzene 10


Styrene 50


Toluene 30


Xylenes 50




Chlorinated aliphatic volatile organic compounds


Bromodichloromethane 150


2-Chloro-1,3-butadiene 2.8


3-Chloropropylene 300


Chlorodibromomethane 150


Chloroethane 60


Chloroform or trichloromethane 50


Chloromethane or methyl chloride 300


Methylene chloride or dichloromethane 50


Vinyl chloride 60


1,2-Dibromo-3-chloropropane 150


1,1-Dichloroethane 50


1,1-Dichloroethylene 50


1,2-Dichloroethylene (cis and trans) 50


1,2-Dichloroethane 50


1,2-Dichloropropane 50


1,3-Dichloropropylene (cis and trans) 50


Dichlorodifluoromethane 72


Hexachlorobutadiene 56


Hexachloroethane 300


Pentachloroethane 60


1,1,1,2-Tetrachloroethane 60


1,1,2,2-Tetrachloroethane 50


Tetrachloroethylene or perchloroethylene 50


Carbon tetrachloride 50


1,1,1-Trichloroethane 50


1,1,2-Trichloroethane 50


1,2,3-Trichloropropane 300


Trichloroethylene 50


Trichlorofluoromethane 300


Non-chlorinated phenolic compounds


2,4-Dimethylphenol 140


m-Cresol 56


o-Cresol 56


p-Cresol 56


o-Nitrophenol or 2-Nitrophenol 130


p-Nitrophenol or 4-Nitrophenol 290


Phenol 62




Chlorinated phenolic compounds


2-Chlorophenol 57


3-Chlorophenol 57


4-Chlorophenol 57


2,3-Dichlorophenol 140


2,4-Dichlorophenol 140


2,5-Dichlorophenol 140


2,6-Dichlorophenol 140


3,4-Dichlorophenol 140


3,5-Dichlorophenol 140


p-Chloro-m-cresol 140


Pentachlorophenol 74


2,3,4,5-Tetrachlorophenol 74


2,3,4,6-Tetrachlorophenol 74


2,3,5,6-Tetrachlorophenol 74


2,3,4-Trichlorophenol 74


2,3,5-Trichlorophenol 74


2,3,6-Trichlorophenol 74


2,4,5-Trichlorophenol 74


2,4,6-Trichlorophenol 74


3,4,5-Trichlorophenol 74




Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons


Acenapthene 100


Acenaphtylene 100


Anthracene 100


Benzo(b+j+k)fluoranthene 136


Benzo(a)anthracene 34


Benzo(a)pyrene 34


Benzo(c)phenanthrene 56


Benzo(g,h,i)perylene 18


2-Chloronaphtalene 56


Chrysene 34


Dibenzo(a,h)anthracene 82


Dibenzo(a,h)pyrene 34


Dibenzo(a,i)pyrene 34


Dibenzo(a,l)pyrene 34


7,12-Dimethylbenzo(a)anthracene 34


Fluoranthene 100


Fluorene 100


Indeno(1,2,3-cd)pyrene 34


Methylnaphtalenes (each) 56


3-Methylcholanthrene 150


Naphtalene 56


Phenanthrene 56


Pyrene 100




Non-chlorinated benzene compounds


2,6-Dinitrotoluene 280


2,4,6-Trinitrotoluene or TNT 280




Chlorobenzenes


Benzal chloride or dichloromethylbenzene 60


Hexachlorobenzene 100


4,4-Methylene bis(2-chloro-aniline) 300


p-Chloroaniline or chloroaminobenzene 160


Pentachlorobenzene 100


Pentachloronitrobenzene 48


1,2,3,4-Tetrachlorobenzene 140


1,2,3,5-Tetrachlorobenzene 140


1,2,4,5-Tetrachlorobenzene 140


1,2,3-Trichlorobenzene 190


1,2,4-Trichlorobenzene 190


1,3,5-Trichlorobenzene 190




Polychlorinated biphenyls


PCBs (summation of the congeners) 50




Chlorinated pesticides


2,4,5-T 79


2,4-D 100


Aldrin 0.66


alpha-BHC or hexachlorocyclohexane 0.66


beta-BHC or hexachlorocyclohexane 0.66


delta-BHC or hexachlorocyclohexane 0.66


gamma-BHC or lindane, hexachlorocyclohexane 0.66


Barban 14


Chlordane (alpha and gamma) 2.6


Dieldrin 1.3


Endosulfan I 0.66


Endosulfan II 1.3


Endosulfan sulfate 1.3


Endrin 1.3


Endrin aldehyde 1.3


Heptachlor epoxide 0.66


Heptachlor 0.66


Formetanate hydrochloride 14


Isodrin 0.66


Kepone 1.3


Methoxychlor 1.8


o,p’-DDD 0.87


p,p’-DDD 0.87


o,p’-DDE 0.87


p,p’-DDE 0.87


o,p’-DDT 0.87


p,p’-DDT 0.87


Pronamide 15


Silvex or fenoprop 79


Thiodicarb 14


Toxaphene 26


Triallate 14




Non-chlorinated pesticides


Aldicarb sulfone (summation
of Aldicarb, Aldicarb sulfone
and Aldicarb sulfoxide
) 2.8


Bendiocarb 14


Bendiocarb phenol 14


Benomyl 14


Butylate 14


Carbaryl 1.4


Carbendazim 14


Carbofuran 1.4


Carbofuran phenol 14


Carbosulfane 14


Dimetilan 14


Dinoseb 25


Disulfoton 62


Dithiocarbamates (total) 280


EPTC 14


Famphur 150


Formparanate 14


Isolan 14


m-cumenyl methylcarbamate 14


Methiocarb 14


Methomyl 1.4


Metolcarb 14


Mexacarbate 14


Molinate 14


Oxamyl 2.8


Parathion 46


Methyl parathion 46


Pebulate 14


Phorate 46


Promecarb 14


Propham 14


Propoxur 14


Prosulfocarb 14


Tebuthiuron 3 600


Thiophanate-methyl 14


Tirpate 2.8


Vernolate 14


A2213 or oxamyl oxime 14




Other organic substances


Acrylonitrile 840


Diethyl phtalate 280


Dimethyl phtalate 280


Di-n-butyl phtalate 70 000


Di-n-octyl phtalate 280


Ethylene glycol 411


Formaldehyde 125


Hexachlorocyclopentadiene 24


Hexachloropropylene 300


Phtalates (each, except other
listed phtalates
) 60


1,1,2-Trichloro-1,2,2-trifluoroethane 300


bis(2-chloroethyl)ether 60


bis(2-chloroethoxy)methane 72


bis(2-chloroisopropyl)ether 72


Butyl benzyl phtalate 280




Petroleum products


Petroleum hydrocarbons C10 to C50 10 000




Chlorinated dioxins and furans


Summation as toxic equivalents in
accordance with the following table 0.005


INTERNATIONAL TOXICITY EQUIVALENCY
FACTORS FOR SPECIFIC
PCDD (POLYCHLORODIBENZO-P-DIOXINS) AND
PCDF (POLYCHLORODIBENZOFURANS) CONGENERS
(NATO, 1998)


CONGENERS TOXICITY EQUIVALENCY FACTORS


2,3,7,8-T4CDD 1


1,2,3,7,8-P5CDD 0.5


1,2,3,4,7,8-H6CDD 0.1


1,2,3,6,7,8-H6CDD 0.1


1,2,3,7,8,9-H6CDD 0.1


1,2,3,4,6,7,8-H7CDD 0.01


OCDD 0.001


2,3,7,8-T4CDF 0.1


2,3,4,7,8-P5CDF 0.5


1,2,3,7,8-P5CDF 0.05


1,2,3,4,7,8-H6CDF 0.1


1,2,3,7,8,9-H6CDF 0.1


1,2,3,6,7,8-H6CDF 0.1


2,3,4,6,7,8-H6CDF 0.1


1,2,3,4,6,7,8-H7CDF 0.01


1,2,3,4,7,8,9-H7CDF 0.01


OCDF 0.001
O.C. 843-2001, Sch. I.