Hazardous Material (HAZMAT) Life Cycle Management: Corporate, Community, and Organizational Planning and Preparedness, 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

Hazardous Material (HAZMAT) Life Cycle Management

Corporate, Community, and Organizational Planning and Preparedness, 1st Edition

By Robert Jaffin

CRC Press

249 pages

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pub: 2012-12-12
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It is well known that fluorescent light bulbs and consumer appliances such as televisions, computers, and monitors contain mercury, dangerous chemicals, and other harmful components. The existing literature on hazardous materials addresses the risks attached to specific materials and emphasizes compliance and personal protective equipment (PPE)�but

Table of Contents

Introduction and Defining the Key Terms Used Domestically and Internationally. Introduction, Background, Definitions, and Conversions. The International Regulatory Framework and Standards. The U.S. Regulatory Framework and Standards. Developing Programs for Broad Sectors. Private Business Issues Challenges Opportunities and Solutions. National, Tribal, State, and Local Government. Considerations and Challenges. Nonprofits and NGOs. Putting It All Together. Appendices. Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods. A6 Key Elements from the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR). A7 Key Elements from 49 CFR. A8 Key Elements from 40 CFR. A9 Key Elements from 29 CFR. Index.

About the Author

Robert Jaffin is Adjunct Faculty with American Military University.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Purchasing & Buying
SCIENCE / Environmental Science
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Disasters & Disaster Relief