The Importance of Hazardous Waste Management for Laboratories

December 4th, 2019 Category: General

Laboratories are often used for research and experimentation, so they naturally generate hazardous waste. A significant concern is the safe disposal of these dangerous wastes, but there are ways to properly manage it without putting the environment or people in harm’s way. Types of Waste According to the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), there […]

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Gasoline Safety and Disposal Tips

October 3rd, 2019 Category: Hazardous Waste

Gasoline is classified as a hazardous waste. Not only is it flammable, but gas is also very harmful to our environment if disposed of improperly. Think about this: One gallon of gasoline has the capability of polluting over 700,000 gallons of water. Here are some safety and disposal tips when handling gasoline: Gasoline Safety Do […]

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How to Handle a Hazardous Waste Emergency

September 4th, 2019 Category: Hazardous Waste

For businesses that carry out operations that produce or contain hazardous materials, it’s vital to adhere to the strict standards set by OSHA in order to protect the health and safety of everyone involved. Let’s take a look at the best course of action if you find yourself in a hazardous waste emergency. What Constitutes […]

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Hazardous Waste Remediation and You

December 3rd, 2018 Category: Hazardous Waste

When hazardous waste seeps into your environment, serious issues can arise. Not only will the government crack down on your facility, there may also be health effects and other concerns. When sites are contaminated, they must be cleansed through a process known as remediation. Today we’re going to walk you through some of the finer […]

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