||RCRA/UST, Superfund, and EPCRA Hotline Training Module. Introduction to: Containers (40 CFR Parts 264/265, Subpart I; Section 261.7) Updated as of July 1995.
||Booz-Allen and Hamilton, Inc., Bethesda, MD.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response.
Hazardous materials ;
Waste storage ;
Design criteria ;
Training manuals ;
Aerosol cans ;
Empty containers ;
RCRA(Resource Conservation and Recovery Act) ;
UST(Underground Storage Tanks) ;
EPCRA(Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-know Act)
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The module reviews two sets of regulatory requirements for containers: requirements that pertain to the manage of hazardous waste containers and regulations governing residues of hazardous waste in empty containers. It defines container and empty container and provides examples and citations for each. It provides an overview of the requirements for the design and operation of hazardous waste containers and explains the difference between the container standards set out in Part 264 and Part 265. It states the requirements for rendering a hazardous waste container RCRA empty. It also explains when container rinsate must be managed as a hazardous waste.