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Tanks and Containers Management

Above Ground Storage Tanks

Containers of Refrigerants

Hazardous Waste Container

  • Hazardous Waste Containers (PDF): A hazardous waste container is any portable device in which a hazardous waste is stored, transported, treated, disposed, or otherwise handled. A container may be a 55-gallon drum made from steel or plastic, a large tanker truck, a railroad car, a small bucket, or a test tube.

Hazardous Waste Storage Tanks

  • Hazardous Waste Storage Tanks (PDF) : Tanks are simply receptacles for holding hazardous waste. Generators using tanks as primary management units for accumulating hazardous wastes also must follow the interim status tank regulations in 40 CFR Part 265.

Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeaure

  • Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeaure (SPCC): The Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure (SPCC) rule includes requirements for oil spill prevention, preparedness, and response to prevent oil discharges to navigable waters and adjoining shorelines. The rule requires specific facilities to prepare, amend, and implement SPCC Plans.

Underground Storage Tanks

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