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Waste Management in Alaska for Automotive and Small Aircraft Repair Shops

Ten Tips for Hazardous Waste Management
  1. Label used oil tanks or containers as “Used Oil”
  2. Identify all of the hazardous waste in a shop
  3. Be sure you have the correct permits to store, treat, and/or dispose of hazardous waste if you need them
  4. Properly clean used oil spills
  5. Do not store universal waste (i.e. fluorescent tubes, batteries) for over one year
  6. Get the required periodic waste management training
  7. Have a plan for emergencies and stock sufficient emergency response supplies.
  8. Determine if used oil is on specification prior to burning
  9. Properly label hazardous waste containers
  10. Place accumulation start date on hazardous waste containers
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