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25
JAN
2016

Do The Right Thing

According to American Recycler magazine, there is an ongoing battle for electronic waste recyclers and lawmakers wanting to do the right thing … which is to responsibly recycle e-waste. Currently, 25 states have some form of law governing electronic waste; but, state laws...
15
DEC
2015

Safety On The Job

It is important for industry as a whole to understand that safety is the shared responsibility of management and workers. In a recent “Recycling Today” article, we found some guidelines that all workers can take into account to ensure their safety: PPE (personal...
18
NOV
2015

Diesel On The Highway

Among the many environmental solutions we provide is Emergency Response. Just recently, we were called to the scene of an accident involving an 18-wheeler tractor trailer which overturned, spilling its just-filled tanks of diesel alongside the highway, which impacted the soil,...
19
OCT
2015

ADEM Inspections

Think ADEM isn’t serious about Universal Waste? Think again! Last month, the Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) inspected a facility; making observations in various areas of the plant. In one particular area, universal wastes were being collected in an open and...
24
SEP
2015

Dealing With Abandoned Materials

Did you know … Even if hazardous materials are left on your property by someone else, you are responsible. We were recently contacted by a property management company to assist one of their owners with identifying presumably hazardous material which was left abandoned...
25
AUG
2015

Universal Waste Practices In Europe

Muller-Guttenbrunn Group in Austria has a history of scrap metal recycling and has now set the standard for recycling electronics. Europe is taking electronics (and universal waste as a whole) recycling very seriously. And this is something the U.S. is just starting to do....
16
JUL
2015

Identifying Labels On Hazardous Waste Drums

Often we get phone calls from generators who want to know what it will cost to dispose of “drums” on their property. Many times, the person calling does not even know what is in the drums. The drums may have no labels or other identifying stickers. In most cases, the drums have...
18
JUN
2015

Regulations For Packaging Hazardous Materials

According to DOT packaging regulations, there is a method for properly closing a drum of hazardous waste material?There is a proper time to enter a drum’s accumulation start date? Even more importantly, did you know that a state or federal environmental agency can visit...
28
MAY
2015

Uniform Hazardous Waste Manifesto

According to the Hazardous Wastes Section of the epa.gov website … “the current hazardous waste manifest system is a set of forms, reports, and procedures designed to seamlessly track hazardous waste from the time it leaves the generator facility where it was...
23
APR
2015

Reporting Requirements For OSHA

Here at Safeway Industrial, we sometimes work in dangerous and hazardous conditions. So it’s important to both Safeway Industrial and to our customers that all OSHA requirements are met … and exceeded when possible. This protects both of us. And we strive to stay...