Prentice Hall's Environmental Technology Series, Volume V : Waste Management Concepts / Edition 1

Prentice Hall's Environmental Technology Series, Volume V : Waste Management Concepts / Edition 1

by Neil K. Ostler, John T. (Ed.) Nielsen, John T. Nielsen
     
 

ISBN-10: 0023895454

ISBN-13: 9780023895456

Pub. Date: 08/06/1997

Publisher: Pearson Education

This one of a series of handbooks is specifically designed to meet the Partners for Environmental Technology Education (PETE) curriculum guidelines now established for courses in the Environmental Hazardous Materials Technology (EHMT) Associates Degree Program. Volume V guides readers through the application of the Resource Conservation Recovery Act…  See more details below

Overview

This one of a series of handbooks is specifically designed to meet the Partners for Environmental Technology Education (PETE) curriculum guidelines now established for courses in the Environmental Hazardous Materials Technology (EHMT) Associates Degree Program. Volume V guides readers through the application of the Resource Conservation Recovery Act (RCRA) which governs hazardous waste from its creation to its disposal.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780023895456
Publisher:
Pearson Education
Publication date:
08/06/1997
Series:
Prentice Hall's Environmental Technology Series
Pages:
356
Product dimensions:
7.33(w) x 9.54(h) x 0.97(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
About the Authors
1Overview of Pollution Prevention1
2Basic EPA Concepts of Hazardous Waste17
3Generators of Hazardous Waste39
4Transportation of Hazardous Waste49
5Treatment, Storage, and Disposal of Hazardous Waste63
6Technical Requirements of a TSDF73
7The Permitting Process95
8Compliance and Enforcement109
9Medical Waste Management119
10Low-Level Radioactive and Mixed Wastes139
11Phase I and II Environmental Site Assessments163
12Remedial Technologies187
App. AState Pollution Prevention Offices221
App. BThe New Toxicity Characteristic Rule: Information and Tips for Generators229
App. CNotification of Regulated Waste Activity (EPA Form 8700-12) and Instructions233
App. DUniform Hazardous Waste Manifest (EPA Form 8700-22) and Instructions253
App. E1995 Hazardous Waste Report (EPA Form 8700-13A/B) and Instructions265
App. FContingency Plan and Emergency Procedures281
App. GLeak Lookout (EPA/530/UST-88/006)285
App. HStraight Talk on Tanks (EPA/530/UST-90/012)303
Glossary335
Readings347
Index351

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