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Ruined product(s) might be dangerous waste.
A product is something for which there is a known use, and a waste is not useful. If you or your customers can no longer use a product, you might need to manage it as dangerous waste.
Many businesses discover that products have become dangerous wastes, especially after a disastrous event such as a flood. Wastes are subject to the Dangerous Waste Regulations. A dangerous-waste inspector can help you determine whether an intended product appears to be waste.
Here are some helpful guidelines:
Materials to be recycled
Materials that are awaiting recycling may be stored for a short time. Certain recyclable materials are conditionally exempt from the regulations and are not considered wastes. However, the exemption is conditional on handling the materials properly and promptly. Some of these materials are:
BE READY FOR A FLOOD
IDENTIFY AND DESIGNATE DANGEROUS WASTE
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