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Course Title:
Universal Waste Training

Course Description:
Universal Waste Training is a 30 minute session presented by the Environmental Compliance Specialist and covers key topics for managing universal wastes including, but not limited to:

  • Identifying Universal Waste
  • Improper Universal Waste Disposal
  • Fluorescent Lamps Storage Procedure
  • Labeling
  • Spill and accidental release procedures

Who Must Attend?
Universal Waste Training is required for all individuals who collect, store, transport, or otherwise manage any universal waste (batteries, fluorescent lamps, cathode ray tubes, etc.).

When Must Initial Training be Completed?
Initial Universal Waste Training is required before managing Universal Waste.

How Often Must I Attend a Refresher Course?
Universal Waste Training is required annually.

Trainer Contact Information:
Environmental Compliance Specialist at 401-863-1610

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