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Proposed Rule: EPA Adding Aerosol Cans to the Universal Waste Regulations

Posted by John Nicklin  |  Mar 21, 2018

EPA is proposing to add hazardous waste aerosol cans to those “universal wastes” regulated under title 40 of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), part 273. This change in the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) regulations, once finalized, will reduce regulatory costs of a wide variety of establishments generating and managing aerosol cans, including the retail sector, by providing a clear, practical system for handling discarded aerosol cans.

Final Rule: EPA Hazardous Waste Generator Improvements

Posted by John Nicklin  |  Mar 21, 2018

The EPA Administrator signed the final Hazardous Waste Generator Improvements Rule on October 28, 2016 and it was published in the Federal Register (FR) on November 28, 2016.