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Summary of Significant Changes and Amendments to the 59th Edition of the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) publishes a new edition of its Dangerous Goods Regulations for each calendar year.  In effect for the remainder of calendar year 2017 is the 58th edition.  Beginning January 1, 2018 all transport of dangerous…

Use of the New Class 9-Lithium Batteries Label

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Distribution of the Uniform Hazardous Waste Manifest in Michigan

In an earlier article I summarized the responsibilities of a hazardous waste generator for the completion and distribution of the Uniform Hazardous Waste Manifest (Manifest).  Read: Use and Distribution of the Uniform Hazardous Waste Manifest.  That article dealt only with…

Distribution of the Uniform Hazardous Waste Manifest in Ohio

In an earlier article I summarized the responsibilities of a hazardous waste generator for the completion and distribution of the Uniform Hazardous Waste Manifest (Manifest).  Read: Use and Distribution of the Uniform Hazardous Waste Manifest.  That article dealt only with…

Use and Distribution of the Uniform Hazardous Waste Manifest

Most generators of hazardous waste are required to use the uniform hazardous waste manifest (Manifest) for the off-site transport of their hazardous waste. In practice, though, all generators will use the manifest when offering their hazardous waste for off-site transportation…

What are the Size Requirements for the Package Marks of a Salvage Packaging?

Pursuant to 49 CFR 173.3(c)(3), each salvage drum must be marked with the following: Proper shipping name of the hazardous material inside the packaging. Name and address of the shipper (consignee). The word “SALVAGE”. Each salvage drum must also display…

Q&A: The Marine Pollutant Exception

This is a question from a customer of mine.  I had provided them with HazMat Employee Training (to meet USDOT regulations), training for the shippers and packers of dangerous goods by air as required by the International Air Transport Association…

Episodic Generation of Hazardous Waste for a Small Quantity Generator Under the Generator Improvements Rule

Episodic Generation of Hazardous Waste for a Small Quantity Generator Under the Generator Improvements Rule

The Generator Improvements Rule includes over sixty (60) changes to the regulations of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) applicable to generators of hazardous waste.  The regulations created by the Generator Improvements Rule went into effect on May 30, 2017…

FAQ: What are the Requirements of 40 CFR 265.17(b)?

EPA regulations at 40 CFR 265.17 contain the General Requirements for Ignitable, Reactive, or Incompatible Wastes.  They may apply to both generators of hazardous waste (large quantity generators and small quantity generators) and to hazardous waste Treatment, Storage, and Disposal…