Tag: DOT

Labelling Hazardous Waste Containers - KY adopts GIR

The Kentucky Division of Waste Management has adopted revisions to the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) regulations that became effective on December 7, 2017.  These revisions affect labelling of hazardous waste containers for Small Quantity Generators (SQG), Large Quantity Generators (LQG), transporters, and Treatment, Storage and Disposal Facilities (TSDF). For SQGs and LQGs, containers […]

DOT HazMat Proposed Rule

The US Department of Transportation, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration announced a proposed rule  to amend the Hazardous Materials Regulations (49 CFR Parts 171 and 180) to be more consistent with international regulations and standards for hazardous material shipping names, hazard classes, packaging groups and air transport requirements, among other changes (https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2016-09-07/pdf/2016-20580.pdf).  This will […]