May 21, 2018
In 2016, EPA amended the requirements applicable to hazardous waste generators by promulgating the “Generator Improvements Rule.” See https://www.epa.gov/hwgenerators/final-rule-hazardous-waste-generator-improvements. Those requirements become effective in West Virginia on June 1,, 2018.
The rules for hazardous waste generators were largely written in the 1980s. In 2004, EPA…