Whether you generate enough chemicals for a yearly lab pack, or have one or multiple large laboratories or locations which require routine service, you have a lot to consider. Waste generators must prioritize safety and environmental compliance, so choosing a service provider that offers these complex services will save you time and helps you stay in compliance with state and federal regulations.
When assessing your commodity chemical disposal needs, you should first determine the types, volume and how often these chemicals will require disposal. Below are some commonly asked questions regarding the lab packing process;
Who Is Classified As A Chemical Waste Generator?
A hazardous waste generator is anyone who produces waste as listed or characterized in part 261 of the Code of Federal Regulations. Chemical waste generators either use or produce hazardous chemicals that are subject to regulation.
What Is A Lab Pack?
A lab pack refers to an accumulation of small amounts of compatible hazardous chemicals safely re-packaged in a properly labeled disposal container filled with absorbent material.