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You’ve Got Waste

Every Facility Generates Waste It’s not a question of if your facility generates hazardous waste; it’s only a question of how much.  It is inevitable that a facility will generate a waste that is considered hazardous under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act. Here is a list of materials that may fall under that category:…

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Five Things You You Need To Know About the Generator Improvement Rule

The RCRA hazardous waste Generator Improvement Rule is on schedule to become effective in Indiana, December 2019. This rule includes some significant changes in hazardous waste regulations. Haz generators should be aware of the following highlights: Hazardous waste containers must be marked in a way that indicates the hazards of the waste. Large Quantity Generators…

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Hazardous Waste Regulations Are On the Way

The Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) is adopting the new Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) Generator Improvement Rule. https://www.in.gov/idem/ ; https://www.epa.gov/rcra/resource-conservation-and-recovery-act-rcra-overview The new rule becomes effective later this year. This rule represents the most extensive update to hazardous waste regulations in over 30 years. It re-arranges how the regulations are organized and makes…

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Former IDEM Hazardous Waste Compliance Chief Joins NEI Team

John Crawford, who served as the Chief of the IDEM Hazardous Waste Compliance Section, is now part of the NEI team and serves as an Environmental Consultant. John spent 27 years with the IDEM hazardous waste compliance program and now assists NEI customers on RCRA hazardous waste management issues. As a consultant and contractor, John…

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