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RECORD NUMBER: 118 OF 175
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||RCRA, Superfund, & EPCRA hotline training module : introduction to generators (40 CFR Part 262).|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response.|
|Publisher||U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response,|
|Report Number||EPA 530-R-99-048; PB2000-101 888|
|Subjects||Hazardous wastes--United States--Management. ; Waste products. ; Hazardous wastes--Management.|
|Additional Subjects||United States.--Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980. ; Hazardous wastes ; Waste streams ; Waste disposal ; Reporting ; Recordkeeping ; Regulations ; Requirements ; Standards ; Superfund ; Training manuals ; Waste generation ; Generators ; RCRA(Resource Conservation and Recovery Act) ; Resource Conservation and Recovery Act ; EPCRA(Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-know Act)|
|Collation||18 pages ; 28 cm|
This module, defines the terms 'generator' and co-generator'; lists the three classes of generators, outlines the different generation and accumulation limits, and provides specific regulatory citations; defines episodic generation; explains the use of EPA identification (ID) numbers and manifests; outlines the accumulation standards, defines 'empty tank' and 'start time' for waste accumualtion purposes, and identifes regulations pertaining to accumulation in tanks, containers, containment buildings, and on drip pads; defines 'satellite accumulation' and provides the applicable Federal Register citations; cites the CFR section covering recordkeeping and reporting requirements for generators; and recognizes copies of notification forms and manifests, and explains how they are obtained.
Cover title. "February 2000." "Updated October 1999"--Beneath title. "PB2000-101 888." "EPA530-R-99-048."
"Persons who produce hazardous waste, called hazardous waste generators, are the first link in [the] cradle-to-grave system. The RCRA regulations establish basic hazardous waste management standards for generators. The generator regulations ensure that hazardous waste is appropriately identified and handled safely to protect human health and the environment, while minimizing interference with daily business operations."--Introduction.