Less String Provisions Details Allows VSQGs and SQGs to exceed waste generation quantities in certain instances (Episodic Generation) An episodic event is an activity that does not normally occur and results in an increase in… Read More »Hazardous Waste Generators Improvements Rule (HWGIR) – Part 3
More Stringent Provisions Details Consolidated the regulations for Hazardous Waste Generators into 40CFR262 Consolidates the regulations for generators into Part 262. Before the rules the regulations were found in different Parts (261.5, 262, 265). More… Read More »Hazardous Waste Generators Improvements Rule (HWGIR) – Part 2
Summary and Important Provisions According to the USEPA, the new Hazardous Waste Generators Improvement Rule “finalizes a much-needed update to the hazardous waste generator regulations to make the rules easier to understand, facilitate better compliance,… Read More »Hazardous Waste Generators Improvements Rule (HWGIR) – Part 1
Generators and shippers of hazardous waste need to be cognizant of what training is required before signing any shipping papers. Training is regulated under both RCRA (Resource Conservation and Recovery ACT) and US Department of… Read More »What Training is Required to Sign a Hazardous Waste Manifest?