SW - 846: Update for 2017

Poster Presentation

Prepared by , S. Yang, K. Kirkland

Contact Information: [email protected]; 703-308-0744


The purpose of this poster is to provide the public with current information regarding “Test Methods for Evaluating Solid Waste, Physical/Chemical Methods,” also known as SW-846, which EPA’s Office of Resource Conservation and Recovery (ORCR) publishes.

Topics will include SW-846 Update VI inorganic methods 1340 and 3050C, Update VI organic methods 8260D and 8270E, Update VI LEAF leaching methods 1313, 1314, 1315, and 1316 and the associated user guide, the new streamlined SW-846 methods publication process and SW-846 mailing list, additional methods considerations, and future projects (including updating Methods 6200 and 8261B).