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Rulemaking Hearing for Hazardous Waste Management

November 10, 2020

Event

November 10, 2020

9:00 am


Location

William R. Snodgrass TN Tower 2nd Floor Conference Room A, B, and C 312 Rosa L. Parks Avenue, 3rd Floor Nashville, TN 37243 Alternative Hearing Option: WebEx


Contact

Jackie.Okoreeh-Baah@tn.gov


The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) Division of Solid Waste Management (DSWM) will hold a hearing on proposed changes to the Hazardous Waste Management rules, 0400-12-01. At the hearing, DSWM will present and receive comments on this proposal which is intended to bring state regulations into conformance with the final federal rules to: 1) allow aerosol cans that contain hazardous waste to be managed as universal waste, 2) to update the regulations for the identification of ignitable hazardous waste, to modernize the hazardous waste testing methods and, 3) to make the changes requested by EPA on the draft Authorization Package. 

Details on proposed amendments and meeting attendance options can be found in the public notice documents.