Rules and Regulations of Hazardous Waste in Ontario.
Hazardous waste is primarily created by industrial and manufacturing processes, and there are specific rules and regulations surrounding the disposal of such waste. Panda Environmental is able to provide full waste removal services for all hazardous waste, as well as treat it at our designated Hazardous Waste Processing Facility. We are also able to consult with businesses and organizations in regards to the specific policies and rules surrounding hazardous waste removal.
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Common Hazardous Waste
- Materials from manufacturing (e.g., waste acids, contaminated sludges, and chemicals)
- Biomedical wastes from hospitals and other health care facilities
- Photo-finishing chemicals
- Waste pesticides
- Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs)
- Motor oil
- Unused home cleaning products
- Discarded batteries
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Hazardous Waste Law
There are two main laws surrounding hazardous waste disposal: the Environmental Protection Act (EPA) and Regulation 347. The Ontario Ministry of Environment applies these laws in order to govern all areas of the full lifespan of any hazardous waste created. This waste management system controls:
For any questions regarding the legal side of hazardous waste disposal, contact us today to speak with a hazardous waste removal specialist.
Registration of Hazardous Waste Generators
All parties who generate hazardous waste must register themselves in order to give the government a record of three things: 1. who created the waste, 2. where was it created, and 3. what hazardous waste was created. Register at the Hazardous Waste Information Network (HWIN). Panda Environmental is able to come alongside and consult with businesses who are unsure of their role in hazardous waste disposal.
Panda Environmental - Your Complete Waste Management Solution
Panda Environmental has been a leader in responsible waste management and recycling solutions for over 15 years. We are able to service all waste needs, including hazardous waste. Click here for a list of all of the waste management and recycling solutions that we provide.
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