21 06, 2017

EPA Overhauls Hazardous Waste Regulations

By |June 21st, 2017|EPA, Waste Management, Waste Manifest|0 Comments

At the beginning of this month, the EPA substantially overhauled hazardous waste regulations. The Hazardous Waste Generator Improvements Rule seeks to fix shortcomings in the RCRA that were identified by the EPA in two investigations [...]

24 02, 2017

The Case for an Electronic Waste Manifest System

By |February 24th, 2017|e-Manifest, EPA, Waste Management, Waste Manifest|0 Comments

In the coming years, the EPA will be spending millions of taxpayers’ dollars to build a national electronic waste manifest system. Why are they doing this? What advantages does electronic manifest have over paper? To [...]

14 09, 2016

EPA Proposes Fee Structure for eManifest System

By |September 14th, 2016|Chemical Regulation, EPA, Waste Management|0 Comments

In late June, the EPA proposed a fee structure for their yet-to-be-implemented eManifest system. The proposal represents another step towards putting the 2012 eManifest law into effect. The proposed rule lays out a fee structure [...]

22 07, 2016

Four Steps to Surviving a Chemical Spill

By |July 22nd, 2016|Incident, OSHA, Safety, Waste Management, Workplace safety|0 Comments

According to the Center for Disease Control, unplanned chemical releases kill about 40 Americans every year, and injure around 6,500. A chemical spill may release toxic or otherwise hazardous materials into the environment, endangering both [...]

15 01, 2010

Quantum Compliance System, Inc. Announces Support for Biennial Waste Report Changes

By |January 15th, 2010|Press Release, Waste Management|0 Comments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE—January 15, 2010—Ypsilanti, MI—Quantum Compliance Systems, Inc. (Quantum) announces an update to FacTS™ Waste Management/Tracking feature to support changes in the Biennial Report.   The Environmental Protection Agency's 2009 Hazardous Waste Report Instructions [...]