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Subpart B of Part 173, Title 49 of the Hazardous Materials Regulations

Subpart B of Part 173, Title 49 of the Hazardous Materials Regulations

The shipper of a hazardous materials has many responsibilities under the Hazardous Materials Regulations (HMR) of PHMSA/USDOT.  One of them is to comply with the applicable requirements of 49 CFR 173, subpart B – Preparation of Hazardous Materials for Transportation. …

Identification Number Recommendations for Ethanol from the Renewable Fuels Association

Identification Number Recommendations for Ethanol from the Renewable Fuels Association

A challenge for those involved in the transportation of bulk quantities of ethanol and ethanol products is the display of the correct identification number as a package mark on the bulk packaging.  The challenge is primarily due to the number…

Retail Store Chain to pay $375,000 Civil Penalty for Hazardous Waste Violations

The Bullet: A major retailer reached a settlement with USEPA regarding violations of the Federal hazardous waste regulations.  In addition to correcting the violations the retailer must pay a civil penalty of $375,000. Read the EPA news release:  EPA Announces…

Q&A: Does the new identification number package mark height requirement apply to hazardous waste lab packs?

A question from the regulated community (01.26.17): Hello, Do the new labeling requirements impact lab packs? Are they considered ‘non-bulk’ and thus must conform to the new UN size? Thanks, My reply, buying time: That’s a good question! Let me…