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Critical 2017/2018 Hazardous Waste Generator Information
Effective May 30, 2017, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) final Hazardous Waste Generator Improvements Rule (New Rule) must be followed in states and territories without a Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA)-authorized hazardous waste program (Alaska, Iowa, the Indian Nations, and the territories Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Northern Mariana Islands, and U.S. Virgin Islands). RCRA-authorized states must adopt the more stringent provisions of the New Rule by July 1, 2019, at the latest. The ...