Hazardous Waste Disposal

Industries operating in the US must track all hazardous wastes from generation to disposal and beyond. The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has created forms that help companies that generate, transport, store, and dispose of hazardous wastes track them throughout their lifecycle. This course presents the procedure for tracking the disposal of hazardous waste from a hazardous waste generator to a TSDF. Topics include: Definitions, UHWM, Land Disposal Restriction Form, and Biennial Report. After completing this course, learners will be able to recognize the correct procedures for shipping of hazardous waste that requires disposal.

After this course learners will be able to recognize the regulatory approach in the us for handling hazardous waste. identify the epa forms used for the tracking process.