Hazardous Waste Storage News

  • Ontario moving ahead with digital hazwaste reporting

    By the fall of 2020, Ontario’s Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks hopes to release drafts of new and amended regulations setting up a digital reporting system for the storage, movement and disposal of hazardous waste. The system will be managed by the Resource Productivity & Recovery Authority, the organization charged with managing Ontario’s waste diversion ...

  • Compliance with ISO 14001

    SIGEVAL, S. A. is concerned about Environmental Performance. We have an Environmental Managament systems implemented according to ISO 14001. In 2019, as a part of prevention of Pollution, we reduced the next green indicators: Reduction of consume of paper Reduction of consume of wood and cardboard as packing. Reduction of hazardous waste “used oil”, “polluted ...


    By Sigeval S.A

  • Shutting down a toxic trade

    With nearly 100 countries on board, an international agreement which bans the exporting of toxic waste from developed to developing countries has entered into force. While this landmark move will help protect the environment and ensure that poor countries do not become dumping grounds for the rich, the absence of dozens of countries from the deal undermines its ...

  • HSM @ SIL 2018, Barcelona

    César López, Regional Sales Director Spain East for the environmental technology producer HSM, tells us about a solution that allows us to protect our products during the dispatch process by reusing materials. HSM, which specialises in the production of compaction equipment for non-hazardous waste, presented HSM ProfiPack – a sustainable solution that enables the reuse of ...


    By HSM GmbH + Co. KG

  • HSM @ SIL 2018, Barcelona

    César López, Regional Sales Director Spain East for the environmental technology producer HSM, tells us about a solution that allows us to protect our products during the dispatch process by reusing materials. HSM, which specialises in the production of compaction equipment for non-hazardous waste, presented HSM ProfiPack – a sustainable solution that enables the reuse of ...


    By HSM GmbH + Co. KG

  • Environmentally Sound

    On March 16, 2018, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed to add hazardous waste aerosol cans to the category of “universal wastes” regulated under the federal Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) regulations, codified at Title 40 of the C.F.R., Part 273. 83 Fed. Reg. 11654. According to EPA, this action would benefit the many manufacturing facilities and ...


    By Acta Group

  • Ion Science Tiger LT PID helps ensure safe export of hazardous waste

    Tabib Toxic Waste Services Ltd uses an intrinsically safe handheld instrument to monitor VOCs in box containers being sent to Europe. Tabib Toxic Waste Services Ltd has purchased a second Tiger LT handheld photoionisation detector (PID) from Ion Science ...


    By Ion Science Ltd.

  • How to manage the waste paint drums (hazardous waste) in a proper way?

    As a relatively decoration materials, a number of hazardous paint drums are abandoned every year. Hazardous waste paint will do harm to our environment and health meanwhile. How to recycle these hazardous waste paint drums and make them profitable? Harden waste paint drums ...


    By Harden Machinery Ltd.

  • Big Hanna now ready to fly with Swedish Armed Forces

    FMV, SWEDISH ARMED FORCES, SWEDEN OR ABROAD Big Hanna is now ready to accompany the Swedish Armed Forces on missions abroad which means we are o.k. with a temperature range from -46ºC to +49ºC, 3-100% humidity, snow loads, storms, sand, dust, heavy rainfall and that is just the climate specs. The climate specs were solved by putting the Big Hanna into a ...


    By Susteco AB

  • New facility for LNG to be built in Western Australia

    A new Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) waste processing facility based on technology engineered by the econ industries group will be realised in Karratha’s industrial precinct in Western Australia. The secure storage, processing and purification facility will be the first of its kind in Australia. It will process and recycle spent catalyst and hazardous waste by-products which are removed from ...

  • ARI appoints Australasia representative

    ARI has appointed a representative, Wayne Loane, to capitalise on building facilities and sublicensing opportunities across Australasia.  Wayne has over 20 years’ experience in the waste industry and developed the innovative Hazibag in Australia to contain and transport asbestos and other hazardous waste.  With his new role, Wayne will be ...

  • ARI Appoints Australasia Representative

    ARI has appointed a representative, Wayne Loane, to capitalise on building facilities and sublicensing opportunities across Australasia.  Wayne has over 20 years’ experience in the waste industry and developed the innovative Hazibag in Australia to contain and transport asbestos and other hazardous waste.  With his ...

  • Baling technology strengthens National Nuclear Laboratory’s waste reduction programme

    The world’s leading nuclear research organisation National Nuclear Laboratory (NNL) has strengthened its waste reduction programme with investment in a heavy duty waste baler. NNL is globally renowned for its nuclear research, technical development, reactor operations support, and the provision of decommissioning expertise for facilities throughout the UK. ...

  • European Organizations Issue Declaration on Waste Containing Nanomaterials

    On April 13, 2016, the Center for International Environmental Law (CIEL), the European Environmental Citizens’ Organization for Standardization (ECOS), and the Oeko-Institut issued a press release announcing the availability of the ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • Powercon Corp. settles hazardous waste violations at Severn, Md. facility

    Powercon Corporation has agreed to pay a $40,000 penalty to settle alleged violations of hazardous waste regulations at its manufacturing facility in Severn, Md., the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced today. As part of the settlement, Powercon has also implemented a recycling project that will significantly reduce its hazardous waste. The settlement addresses compliance with ...

  • EPA settlement with NASA resolves environmental violations at Goddard Space Flight Center

    The National Aeronautics and Space Administration has agreed to pay a $50,660 penalty to settle alleged violations of federal environmental regulations at the Goddard Space Flight Center, Wallops Island, Va., the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced today. The settlement brings the Flight Center into compliance with environmental regulations that help protect communities and the ...

  • EPA settles hazardous waste storage violations with former owners, operators of Reading, Pa. manufacturing facility

    Baldwin Hardware Corp. and SBD Property Holdings, the former owners and operators of a hardware manufacturing plant in Reading, Pa., will pay a $420,000 penalty to settle alleged hazardous waste storage violations of regulations designed to protect public health and the environment, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced today. The facility, located at 841 Wyomissing ...

  • EPA Settles With Anchorage Companies for Hazardous Waste Violations

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has settled with UIC Roofing and UIC Construction in Anchorage, Alaska for alleged mishandling of hazardous waste in violation of the federal Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA). “Improperly managing hazardous waste puts people and our environment at risk from exposure to harmful substances,” said Ed Kowalski, Director of EPA’s ...

  • Valley and Butte Fire Response Update 10/28/15

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and its federal, state, and local partners continue the assessment and clean-up of household hazardous wastes in the aftermath of the Valley Fire in Lake County, Calif. and the Butte Fire in Calaveras County, Calif. EPA mobilized to the two fire-impacted areas first to clear properties near public schools in Lake County, then more broadly in fire ...

  • EPA Inspections Reveal Hazardous Waste Violations at University of Missouri-Kansas City Campus

    EPA Region 7 compliance evaluation inspections of the University of Missouri-Kansas City's (UMKC) Volker Campus and Dental School in Kansas City, Mo., revealed violations of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) related to the storage and handling of hazardous waste. In a settlement filed recently by EPA in Lenexa, Kan., the university will pay a $32,679 civil penalty to the United ...

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