Hazardous Waste

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Hazardous Waste

Waste material that may cause damage because of its corrosiveness, toxicity, reactivity or flammability. Examples include byproducts from an oil refinery or used gauzes from a dental clinic. In the United States, one generally must dispose of hazardous waste according to EPA regulations.
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Solid waste, medical waste, hazardous waste, radioactive waste, recyclable waste, compostable waste, controlled-substance waste, confidential paper waste, and construction and demolition waste are all created at health care facilities in the process of supporting patient care services.
Environmental Considerations / Waste, Hazardous Materials
Support In Matters Involving Environmental Issues Effecting Water, Air, Solid Waste, Hazardous Waste And Historic Fill, Including Underground Storage Tanks And Historic Operations Of Industrial Sites.
No commercial waste, hazardous waste, liquids, tires, televisions, computer monitors or fluorescent light tubes will be accepted.
ITT is working to achieve an additional five percent decrease in its consumption of electricity, natural gas and water, and generation of non-hazardous waste, hazardous waste and greenhouse gases.
Collection, transport and final disposal of waste, hazardous and not withdrawn from service licensee directly from ships.
It is engaged in the collection, transportation, treatment and disposal of medical waste, hazardous waste, universal waste and other regulated wastes, sharps management services, safety and compliance training services, and other related businesses.
The allocation to the proper disposal of ship-generated waste (Pumpable waste, non-hazardous waste, hazardous waste disposal and particularly costly waste) and cargo residues.
manages recyclables, solid waste, hazardous waste, non-hazardous waste, universal waste, surplus IT assets, pallets and organics.
computer recycle, e-waste, e-waste management, e-waste recycling, environmental responsibility, environmental social responsibility, green, hazardous waste, hazardous waste disposal, hazardous waste management, recycle, reduce reuse recycle
The following waste streams are included: general household / commercial non-recycled waste, general household / commercial recycling, cardboard, glass, electrical equipment and white goods, segregated food waste, grease trap waste, confidential waste, hazardous waste and chemicals, household and office furniture, mattresses, wood and pallets.
By law, the DTSC has authority over hazardous waste, hazardous materials, and substances.