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Generl Hazardous Waste Requirements Matrix

In the table below there are brief descriptions of each of the general requirement categories for CESQG, SQG or LQG. For a complete list of requirements, refer to N.J.A.C. 7:26G, particularly subchapters 5 thru 11 as published in NJ Register on 10/21/96.

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(Code of Federal Regulations (40 CFR) referenced in brackets)

General Requirement

Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generator (CESQG)
[261.5]

Small Quantity Generator (SQG)

Large Quantity Generator (LQG)

EPA ID Number Required or Not?

No - voluntary

See NJX program information

Yes - Contact:

Region II USEPA

212-637-4106
[262.12]

Yes - Contact:

Region II USEPA

212-637-4106
[262.12]

Is a Hazardous Waste Manifest Required?
(Manifest Information)

No - Voluntary

See NJX program information

Yes - unless waste is reclaimed pursuant to
[262.20(e)(1)]

Yes
[262.20]

Manifest Copy Retention

None - voluntary

3 years [262.40(a)]

3 years
[262.40(a)]

Exception Reporting (failing to receive copy of manifest with TSDF operator signature)

None

None - but within 60 days generator must submit copy of manifest with note that signed TSDF copy is missing
[262.42(b)]

1) generator must contact initial transporter or theTSDF operator within 35 days of shipping date
[262.42(a)] 2)
generator must submit written exception report within 45 days of shipping date to NJDEP
[262.42(a)]

Land Disposal Restriction notification/certification accompanying shipments

None

Required for certain hazardous wastes.
Keep your copy for 5 years
[268.7]

Required for certain hazardous wastes.
Keep your copy for 5 years
[268.7]

Biennial Report
(Hazardous Waste Report Help)

None

None
[262.44]

Submitted on each even year to report on manifest activity for previous odd year
[262.41]

Inspections
(inspecting your own facility)

None

Weekly for Hazardous waste storage containers
[265.174]

Daily / weekly for hazardous waste storage tanks
log is required
[265.201(c)]

Weekly for haz. waste storage containers
[265.174]

Daily/bimonthly/yearly for hazardous waste storage tanks
log is required
[265.195]

Hazardous Waste Training

None

Basic - waste handling familiarization & emergency procedures (no drills required)
[262.34(d)(5)(iii)]

Full training (no drills required)
[265.16]

Preparedness & Prevention

None

Familiarize fire, police, hospital & have emergency response contractor agreement (formal fire inspection not required)
[265.30-37]

Familiarize fire, police, hospital & have emergency response contractor agreement (formal fire inspection not required)
[265.30-37]

Contingency Plan

None

Basic plan
[262.34(d)(5)(ii)]
Keep by the phone:
Emergency Coordinator
- name &
- telephone #
Fire department
telephone #
Location of fire extinguisher
Location of alarm
Location of spill equipment

Complete plan
[265.50-56]

  Summary
  Is it a Hazardous Waste?
  Which Hazardous Waste Generator Requirements Apply to You?
  Do You Transport
Hazardous Waste?
  Universal Waste
General HW
Requirements Matrix
 

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  Compliance Assistance Packet
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  Disclaimers and Notices
 
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