Archive for the ‘Compliance’ Category

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: 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: 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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By: Stericycle
Dec11

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has signed a Final Rule to add aerosol cans to the Universal Waste (UW) program under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA). The rules provide a clear, protective system for managing discarded aerosol cans. A wide variety of…

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By: Jeff Barger
Dec10

There was not a significant amount of changes this past month regarding Generator Improvements Rule. Below are the most recent updates. We will continue to monitor activity and keep you posted with the most up-to-date information available. States Where the Rule is in Effect Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Georgia,…

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By: Brian Rees
Nov25

There was not a significant amount of changes this past month regarding Generator Improvements Rule. Below are the most recent updates. We will continue to monitor activity and keep you posted with the most up-to-date information available. States Where the Rule is in Effect Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Georgia,…

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By: Stericycle
Nov21

All businesses, from retail manufacturing facilities to hospitals, must stay compliant with ever-changing regulations year-round. However, as we approach the end of the year, facilities tend to have an over accumulation of many hazardous and non-hazardous materials. Those materials can pose serious safety risks within your facility along with regulatory violations…

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By: Brian Rees
Oct23

Below are the most recent movements for the Generator Improvements Rule with updates in Indiana, Michigan, Nebraska, Rhode Island, Tennessee and Wisconsin. We will continue to monitor activity and keep you posted with the most up-to-date information available. States Where the Rule is in Effect Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Florida,…

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