Pre-Publication Copy of Proposed Rule - Increasing Recycling: Adding Aerosol Cans to the Universal Waste Regulations
Increasing Recycling: Adding Aerosol Cans to the Universal Waste Regulations (EPA)
EPA Proposes Aerosol Can Recycling System (Recycling Today)
EPA Issues Proposal to Streamline Requirements for Hazardous Aerosol Can Wastes by Classifying and Regulating Them as “Universal Wastes” (Source: Beveridge & Diamond)
NEW! EPA Map Tracks Implementation of Hazardous Waste Generator Improvements Final Rule at the State Level (Source: EPA)
EPA Issues Final Rule on Hazardous Waste Generator Improvements (Source: EPA)
EPA's Retail Strategy: A New Focus on Hazardous Waste Regulation (Source: EPA)
California Draft Retail Waste Aquatic Toxicity Testing Project - Master List (Source: CA DTSC)
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.
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