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Hazardous Waste Generators and Transporters and Facilities

General 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

Condition-
ally 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:

arrow Emergency Coordinator
- name &
- telephone #
arrow Fire department
telephone #
arrow Location of fire extinguisher
arrow Location of alarm
arrow Location of spill equipment

Complete plan
[265.50-56]

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