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By: Chandra Robinson
Mar30
How Hazardous Waste Removal Reacts to the Coronavirus

Proper disposal of hazardous waste is always essential, but particularly during a global public health crisis. Though changes to business operations may be unprecedented, compliance is still essential: a national emergency does not provide blanket relief to environmental regulations. We recently held a webinar around environmental compliance during this unprecedented…

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By: Jeff Barger
Mar30
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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By: Chandra Robinson
Mar18

Once waste leaves your organization’s facility, where does it go? Beyond industrial disposal by your waste management partner, it’s probably not something you give a lot of thought to. It’s time you did, though, because many companies (including Stericycle Environmental Solutions) give waste a green second chapter by converting it…

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By: Jeff Barger
Feb25

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: Chandra Robinson
Feb25
Retail Waste Management and RCRA Compliance

The Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) is a regulation that outlines the proper management and disposal of hazardous and non-hazardous waste. While the RCRA applies to several industries, retailers are a particular focus as they produce a variety of different forms of hazardous waste that must be properly disposed…

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By: Chandra Robinson
Feb12
Safe Disposal of Household Hazardous Waste

Spring cleaning season is almost upon us, and with that annual home refresh, comes a big job: cleaning out your clutter. What many people don’t know is that there are a variety of products in our homes that we shouldn’t just throw in the trash, as they may be harmful…

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By: Jeff Barger
Feb07

Stericycle Announces Agreement to Sell Environmental Solutions Business to Harsco Transaction Furthers Progress on Portfolio Rationalization Efforts Company Release - 2/7/2020 7:00 AM ET BANNOCKBURN, Ill., Feb. 07, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE)   Stericycle, Inc. (Nasdaq: SRCL) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Domestic…

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By: Jeff Barger
Jan29
Impacts of the Upcoming Aerosols as Universal Waste Final Rule

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 will go into effect on Feb. 7 in Alaska, Iowa and Puerto Rico. Shortly…

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By: Chandra Robinson
Jan27

In December 2019 and January 2020, Stericycle participated in a webinar series with InsightFormation and the SAFE Project, hosted by the Population Health Learning Collaborative, on “5 Mistakes Coalitions Can Fix to Maximize their Drug Disposal Campaigns”. During the session, Kristen Proctor, Product Manager & Marketing Strategist at Stericycle, and…

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By: Jeff Barger
Jan20

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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