DISPOSAL AND ACCIDENTAL RELEASES OF HAZARDOUS MATERIALS


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DISPOSAL AND ACCIDENTAL RELEASES OF HAZARDOUS MATERIALS
DISPOSAL AND ACCIDENTAL RELEASES OF HAZARDOUS MATERIALSJust as the Occupational Safety and Health Act was enacted to protect the health of industrial workers, the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA) was enacted to protect the environment. The NEPA established the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to accomplish its objectives.Businesses that use hazardous materials must be conscious of the hazards, not only while using the materials but also when disposing of them. As part of the employee's orientation to hazardous materials, proper disposal techniques should be addressed.Creators of hazardous waste are responsible for the identification, separation, labeling, packaging, storage, shippin…
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Michael J. Kroes; Ronald Sterkenburg: Aircraft Maintenance & Repair, Seventh Edition. DISPOSAL AND ACCIDENTAL RELEASES OF HAZARDOUS MATERIALS, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2013), AccessEngineering Export