NJ DEPARTMENT of ENVIRONMENTAL
DIVISION OF SOLID AND HAZARDOUS WASTE
Proposal of Amendments
Solid Waste Rules, N.J.A.C. 7:26; Regulated Medical Waste (RMW), Generator Recordkeeping
Take notice that the NJ Department of Environmental Protection is proposing to amend the Generator recordkeeping requirements of the Solid Waste Rules at N.J.A.C. 7:26-3A.21 to relieve certain funeral homes of the obligation to report annual quantities of generated regulated medical waste, specifically embalming effluent disposed of into a publicly owned treatment works. The proposal is in response to a petition of the New Jersey State Funeral Directors Association.
The proposal is scheduled to be published in the New Jersey Register dated December 1, 2014. A copy of the proposal is available at http://www.nj.gov/dep/rules/proposals/20141201a.pdf. In addition, LexisNexis provides free on-line public access to the New Jersey Administrative Code and the New Jersey Register at http://www.lexisnexis.com/njoal.
Written comments may be submitted electronically by January 30, 2015 at www.nj.gov/dep/rules/comments; or
In hard copy to:
Alice Previte, Esq.
ATTN: DEP Docket No. 09-14-10
NJ Department of Environmental Protection
Office of Legal Affairs
Mail Code 401-04L; P.O. Box 402
401 East State Street, 7th Floor
Trenton, NJ 08625-0402