Special features of this book include: practical "how to" instructions, state/federal regulations-plus overview, lab waste management, interpretations of regulations, enforcement, generator checklist, and complete coverage. This handbook is an excellent resource for hazardous waste managers, safety managers, lab managers, occupational health/safety workers, hazardous waste brokers, and small business managers. Disposal facilities, trade associations, consultants, administrators, attorneys, unions, and industrial hygienists will find this practical guide useful as well.
Introduction. Regulatory Scheme, Structure, and Definitions with Hazardous Waste Determination. Types of Waste Generated by Small Quantity Generators. Generator Requirements. Using the Code of Federal Regulations. On-Site Storage and Handling of Hazardous Waste. Limiting Liabilities-Environmental Audits and Choosing Hazardous Waste Management Facilities. Enforcement-Inspections-What to Expect-How to Respond, and Penalties. Laboratory Waste Management. Disposal Options-e.g. Landfill, Treatment, Incineration. Trends in Hazardous Waste Management.