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Q&A: Must entries on the uniform hazardous waste manifest be made from “most hazardous” to “less hazardous”?

A question from a previous customer (I encourage my past customers to contact me anytime with questions that I gladly answer at no charge): Hi Dan, I hope all is well! I have a quick question regarding manifest line item…

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…

Q&A: Who is Required to Sign the Shipping Paper for a Hazardous Material?

A question from a regular inquisitor regarding the Hazardous Material Regulations (5.17.16): Good morning. Question- We generate our own manifest or shipping papers for both hazardous and non hazardous loads. We produce our own chemicals and ship/carry them to job…

Q&A: What Training is Required in Order for a Person at an SQG to Sign the Hazardous Waste Manifest?

(1.7.16)  Sometimes it doesn’t take much of a question to get my attention: Training required to sign shipping manifest for SQG. My reply that same day: If your question is if training is required for employees of an SQG who…

Avoid These Mistakes on the Uniform Hazardous Waste Manifest

The generator of a hazardous waste is responsible for the accurate – and legible – completion of the Uniform Hazardous Waste Manifest. This is true even if your hazardous waste transporter or Treatment Storage or Disposal Facility (TSDF) provides you…

Who Signs the Manifest if More Than One Driver From the Same Company?

Who Signs the Manifest if More Than One Driver From the Same Company?

Here’s a question from a person with years of experience in the hazardous waste industry.  I know because he and I worked together years ago.  His latest question, from July 30th, 2015, is part of an ongoing conversation we’ve been…

Correcting Mistakes on a Uniform Hazardous Waste Manifest

Everybody makes mistakes, right?  But what if those mistakes are made by a generator of hazardous waste on the Uniform Hazardous Waste Manifest?  In this article I will explain the regulatory requirements of both the USEPA and the USDOT/PHMSA for…

The Order to the Basic Description

The Hazardous Materials Regulations of the USDOT/PHMSA contain specific requirements for the description of a hazardous material on a shipping paper, known as the Proper shipping Description.  One component of the Proper Shipping Description is the Basic Description; the purpose…