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The Resource Conservation and Recovery Act hazardous waste violations most commonly cited during government compliance inspections: #10-Inadequate Contingency Plan  #9- Lack of Universal Waste label  #8- Lack of words “Hazardous Waste” on storage containers  #7- Containers in storage not dated  #6- Open Universal Waste containers #5 -Used oil containers not marked “Used Oil”  #4 -Inadequate…

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Possible Changes by IDEM on Periodic Generation of Haz Waste

Currently, if a Very Small Quantity Generator (VSQG) or Small Quantity Generator (SQG) generates more than 2200 pounds of hazardous waste in any month, for any reason, they are subject to Large Quantity Generator (LQG) requirements. This can include a fee, personnel training, contingency plans, accumulation time and all other applicable LQG standards. Some generators…

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NEI Names Chief Operating Officer

We are pleased to welcome Megan Burakiewicz to the NEI team. Megan brings a decade of experience in overseeing operational best practices, change management and organizational development. She is a proven leader who can simplify processes, solve business challenges and has the ability bring people together. With this appointment, NEI will be positioned to set…

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