New Jersey Training regulations & environmental compliance analysis

New Jersey Training: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations


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Mobile equipment repair and refinishing facilities: New Jersey Administrative Code (NJAC) 7:27-16.12

Toxic substances: NJAC 7:27-17.5

Asbestos abatement: NJAC 8:60-6.2 and NJAC 12:120-6.2

Lead-based paint abatement: NJAC 8:62-4.2

Medical waste:

Collection facilities: NJAC 7:26-3A.39


Operator: NJAC 7:30-5.2

Applicator: NJAC 7:30-6.2

Worker: NJAC 7:30-12.8

Handler: NJAC 7:30-12.16


Recycling centers: NJAC 7:26A-4.5(a)15

Solid waste:

Sanitary landfills: NJAC 7:26-2A.8

Thermal destruction facilities: NJAC 7:26-2B.4 and NJAC 7:26-2B.8

Composting and co-composting facilities: NJAC 7:26-2B.6 and NJAC 7:26-2B.7

Spill prevention:

Discharge (spill) prevention and control (DPC): NJAC 7:1E-2.12

Storage tanks:

Underground storage tanks (USTs): NJAC 7:14B-13.1 to 7:14B-13.9

Toxic Catastrophe Prevention Program:

Operators: NJAC 7:31-4.4

Emergency response: NJAC 7:31-5.2

Water supply and wastewater treatment system operators: NJAC 7:10A-1.1 to 7:10A-1.15

Workplace safety and health: New Jersey Public Employees Occupational Safety and Health Act (PEOSHA), New Jersey Statutes Annotated (NJSA) 34:6A-25 et seq., and regulations at NJAC 8:59-6.1 to 8:59-6.3

Public sector education and training: NJAC 12:100-7.8

Regulatory Agencies

New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)

U.S. Department of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Region 2

New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development (LWD) Division of Public Safety and Occupational Safety and Health Office of Public Employees' Occupational Safety and Health (PEOSH)

New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) Division of Epidemiology, Environmental, and Occupational Health


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