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New England Laborers Training Academy Assessed $7,250 Penalty for Failure to Report and Cleanup Diesel Fuel Spill at Hopkinton Facility

BOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) assessed a $7,250 penalty to the New England Laborers Training Academy (NELTA) to settle environmental violations resulting from a 1,000-gallon diesel fuel spill at its facility on East Street in Hopkinton.…

The Recordkeeping Requirements for Generators of Hazardous Waste: Training

The regulations of the Resources Conservation and Recovery Act applicable to generators of hazardous waste, codified at 40 CFR 262-268 mandate the creation of a variety of reports, inspection logs, notifications, certifications, manifest, records, etc.  In order to demonstrate compliance…

The Hazardous Waste Personnel Training Requirement for a Small Quantity Generator of Hazardous Waste

The Hazardous Waste Personnel Training Requirement for a Small Quantity Generator of Hazardous Waste

The regulatory requirement for training employees who work with or around hazardous waste or may respond to a hazardous waste emergency depends upon your hazardous waste generator status (take this quick survey to determine your hazardous waste generator status).  A…

Documenting RCRA Training for Facility Personnel

Documenting RCRA Training for Facility Personnel

Pursuant to 40 CFR 262.34(a)(4) a large quantity generator of Hazardous Waste (LQG) must, among other things, comply with the training requirements of §265.16.  §265.16 is meant for permitted hazardous waste treatment storage and disposal facilities (TSDFs), but the direct reference…

Training Requirements for Handlers of Universal Waste

You may already be aware of the requirement for large quantity generators of hazardous waste to train their facility personnel annually.  And you may be aware of the responsibility of small quantity generators of hazardous waste to ensure that all employees…