Archive for the ‘E-Manifest’ Category

By: Stericycle
Jan04

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently announced that through the end of November 2018, it processed 655,000 manifests into the Hazardous Waste Electronic Manifest (e-Manifest) system. A breakdown of the data submittal format (as of November 2018) is as follows: 21 percent via PDF image only 20 percent via PDF…

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By: Stericycle
Dec20

The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) issued a final rule on Nov. 7 in response to petitions from the industry and regulated community requesting “to modify, clarify or eliminate certain regulations.” The final rule is significant because of its approval of electronic signatures, which may allow for the…

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By: Stericycle
Dec14

Widely known in the industry and as we’ve discussed previously, the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) new hazardous waste e-Manifest system went live on June 30, 2018. The purpose of the new e-Manifest system is to improve access to higher quality and more timely hazardous waste shipment data and save industry…

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By: Stericycle
Dec12

In the past, correction letters have been an acceptable method for issuing corrections to the manifest after the treatment, storage and disposal facility (TSDF) received the shipment. While a correction letter can still be used for manifests generated prior to June 30, 2018, they are no longer required or necessary for…

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By: Stericycle
Aug20

As previously shared, the EPA’s new hazardous waste e-Manifest system went live on June 30, 2018. The registration process is now functional for industry users and generators – those who produce hazardous waste – to create accounts to access the e-Manifest system and data. All manifests signed by generators on…

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By: Stericycle
Jul03

As of June 30, 2018, all manifests signed by generators will be required to be submitted to the EPA’s e-Manifest system. Some of these regulations have changed since we last reported about the e-Manifest, including the provisional fee structure. According to the EPA, this updated system will improve access to…

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By: Stericycle
Apr06

New EPA regulations related to electronic manifesting of hazardous waste will take effect later this year.  These new E-manifest requirements will apply to all hazardous waste pick-ups performed June 30 and later and require hazardous waste Treatment, Storage and Disposal Facilities (TSDFs) to submit manifest data to EPA for the…

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