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Is It Hazardous Waste?

Online resources to help you determine if you have a hazardous waste and are therefore subject to comply with the regulations. Of course, anyone is welcome to call the Bureau of Hazardous Waste for assistance.

New Jersey DEP Online Assistance
Guidance Document for Waste Classification

If you generate waste and need assistance in determining whether it's non-hazardous or hazardous as defined in the New Jersey hazardous waste regulations at N.J.A.C. 7:26G-1, 3-12 et seq. , this guidance document explains the process of obtaining a formal waste classification determination from the Department. Waste classification is a service provided to the public by the Division of Solid and Hazardous Waste, Bureau of Landfill and Hazardous Waste Permitting.

Federal Environmental Protection Agency Online Assistance
National Compliance Assistance Centers

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has sponsored various partnerships to launch sector-specific Compliance Assistance Centers (Centers). Each Center addresses real world issues in language that speaks to the regulated entities. Existing centers include: Agriculture, Auto Repair, Chemical, Federal Facilities, Local Government, Metal Finishing, Paints and Coatings, Printed Wiring Board, Printing, and Transportation.

RCRA Training Modules
Addresses many of the basic RCRA waste management issues. Especially useful is the Hazardous Waste Identification Module.

Private Sector Online Assistance
New Jersey Technical Assistance Program

NJTAP is located at the New Jersey Institute of Technology, in Newark, New Jersey. They are funded, in part, by NJDEP. Here is a brief summary of New Jersey's Hazardous Waste Management Program and a description of how to classify a hazardous waste.
  Environmental Compliance Assistance Platform (EnvCAP)
Offers plain language compliance assistance tools and checklists to help industry comply with environmental regulations.
Is it a Hazardous Waste?
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Hazardous Waste?
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Requirements Matrix

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