Universal Waste

US Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA) promulgated the final rule (40 CFR 273) for “Universal Waste” that established streamlined collection and management requirements for universal waste batteries, aerosol cans, pesticides, mercury-containing thermostats, mercury containing fluorescent lamps, and other mercury containing equipment such as thermometers, barometers, sphygmomanometers, and light switches. Accumulation rules are similar to those … Continue reading Universal Waste