The Lead-Acid Battery Recycling Act of 2016 (Source: CA Legislative Code)
Lead Acid Battery Fees Fact Sheet (Source: CA BOE)
EPA Press Release (09/26/2016)
EPA GreenChill Webinar (10/26/2016 at 2pm ET) This will provide an overview of the revised refrigerant management regulations with specific emphasis on how the rule changes affect supermarkets.
EPA Issues Final Rule on Hazardous Waste Generator Improvements (Source: EPA)
EPA Hazardous Waste Generator Improvements Rule (Source: Federal Register)
Analysis of Hazardous Waste Generator Rule (Source: Beveridge & Diamond)
EPA's Retail Strategy: A New Focus on Hazardous Waste Regulation (Source: EPA)
EPA Issues Strategy to Address the Mismatch Between the Federal Hazardous Waste Rules and the Retail Sector (Source: National Law Review)
California Draft Retail Waste Aquatic Toxicity Testing Project - Master List (Source: CA DTSC)
OSHA has modified the Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) to align with the United Nations' Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS). This will impact retailers with private label products and is effective from June 1, 2016.
OSHA Hazard Communication Standard
OSHA Questions and Answers on the New Standard