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By: Stericycle
Jul27

Harsco Corporation, a global market leader providing environmental solutions for industrial and specialty waste streams, and innovative technologies for the rail industry, today released its 2019-2020 Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) Report highlighting the company’s corporate sustainability accomplishments throughout 2019 and the first half of 2020. The report includes a…

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By: Stericycle
Jul20

In December 2019, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) signed a Final Rule to add hazardous waste aerosol cans to the Universal Waste (UW) Program under the Federal Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) regulations. The Final Rule, which went into effect on Feb. 7, 2020, is less stringent than previous aerosol regulations, which…

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By: Stericycle
Jul20

The hazardous waste generator regulatory program was first put into effect in 1980, and the past 40 years have resulted in updates and improvements to the program to allow for more clarity, consistency and flexibility. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) final Hazardous Waste Generator Improvements Rule amends hazardous waste…

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By: Stericycle
Jun30

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By: Matt Stewart
Jun26

In February of 2019 the EPA's acting administrator's rule was published around the handling of pharmaceutical  hazardous waste. One of the major impacts this rule will have is the safety of our drinking and surface water in its goal to remove contaminants from pharmaceutical disposal States Where the Rule is…

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By: Matt Stewart
Jun25

The EPA’s final Hazardous Waste Generator Improvements Rule revises hazardous waste generator regulations by making them easier to understand and providing greater flexibility in how hazardous waste is managed. This includes rules for improvements to environmental protection and labeling of hazardous waste. It is critical for hazardous waste generators to…

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By: Matt Stewart
Jun25

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By: Matt Stewart
Jun01
Latest Updates to the Pharmaceutical Final Rules

In February of 2019 the EPA's acting administrator's rule was published around the handling of pharmaceutical  hazardous waste. One of the major impacts this rule will have is the safety of our drinking and surface water in its goal to remove contaminants from pharmaceutical disposal States Where the Rule is…

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By: Matt Stewart
May29

In December, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency signed a Final Rule to add hazardous waste aerosol cans to the Universal Waste (UW) Program under the Federal Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) regulations. The Final Rule went into effect on Feb. 7 in Alaska, Iowa and Puerto Rico. Shortly after Feb. 7, the…

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By: Matt Stewart
May29
Latest Updates to the Generator Improvement Rule

The EPA’s final Hazardous Waste Generator Improvements Rule revises hazardous waste generator regulations by making them easier to understand and providing greater flexibility in how hazardous waste is managed. This includes rules for improvements to environmental protection and labeling of hazardous waste. It is critical for hazardous waste generators to…

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