One of the most complex areas of regulations in the voluminous environment where companies play foul of the enforcement authorities is handling of hazardous waste. The Hazardous Materials Table, or HMT, is the backbone of the Hazardous Materials Regulations. Understanding and knowing how to use the Hazardous Materials Table is the first step toward compliance with the Hazardous Materials Regulations. HazMat HMT Training course deals with requirements of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) which governs the identification, storage, treatment and disposal of hazardous wastes. After completing the HazMat Training, an individual will be able to identify hazardous wastes they may come across at the workplace, storage guidelines, disposal guidelines, report spills and other accidents, etc.
This course will take approximately 22 minutes to complete. Any generator who offers hazardous wastes for transportation for off-site treatment, storage, or disposal must prepare a manifest using a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Uniform Hazardous Waste Manifest (federal form 8700-22). Anyone responsible for signing a manifest or for completing any part of this specialized shipping paper should receive training in completion of the manifest. This training session will show you how to properly complete a manifest.
This course will take approximately 24 minutes to complete. This session is about safely and correctly working around hazardous wastes. It covers the basics of hazardous waste management for all workers who handle hazardous wastes.
This course will take approximately 34 minutes to complete. When you have completed this training session, you will understand federal guidelines for container storage of hazardous waste at generating facilities; recognize and be ready to follow safe practices for managing hazardous waste containers; understand why it is important to segregate certain hazardous wastes; know what to look for in inspecting hazardous waste areas at the facility, and you will know more about how to minimize wastes.
This course will take approximately 28 minutes to complete. This presentation covers basic employee training requirements for employees involved in hazardous waste management. The Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, or RCRA, authorizes the Environmental Protection Agency, or EPA, to regulate hazardous waste from generation to disposal. Facilities that generate, transport, treat, store, or dispose of hazardous waste are subject to the waste management rules promulgated under Subtitle C of RCRA.