EPA cited ArcelorMittal Weirton LLC for violations including: Failure to ship a variety of hazardous wastes
off-site in a timely manner; Failure to minimize the risk of release of hazardous waste
; Failure to make a hazardous waste
determination; and Failure to properly label and date spent batteries.
Failed to maintain records of its hazardous waste
neglecting to have all hazardous waste
handlers trained or failing to maintain training records
These rules required each industry generating hazardous waste
to obtain authorization from its state pollution control board.
He said: "We want to be one of the major players in the hazardous waste
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The warning comes only a few weeks before the arrival of new rules that amount to a huge change in the way hazardous waste
In fact, Mexico now has fewer landfills for hazardous waste
than it did before the trade agreement, with only one legal facility operating in the entire country
Small jobs that are properly bagged may fall under hazardous waste
disposal laws (which involve testing, transport manifests, etc.
For information on current federal requirements for hazardous waste
disposal or hazardous waste
regulations in general, contact EPA's toll-free RCRA/Superfund Hotline, (800) 4249346 (in Washington, D.
At issue was whether the costs incurred to clean up land and to treat groundwater that a taxpayer contaminated with hazardous waste
from its business were deductible by the taxpayer as a business expense or did they have to be capitalized.