3745-52-210 Making the hazardous waste determination in the laboratory before the unwanted material is removed from the laboratory.

If an eligible academic entity makes the hazardous waste determination pursuant to rule 3745-52-11 of the Administrative Code, for unwanted material in the laboratory, it must comply with the following:

(A) A trained professional must make the hazardous waste determination, pursuant to rule 3745-52-11 of the Administrative Code, before the unwanted material is removed from the laboratory.

(B) If an unwanted material is a hazardous waste, the eligible academic entity must:

(1) Write the words "hazardous waste" on the container label that is affixed or attached to the container before the hazardous waste may be removed from the laboratory; and

(2) Write the appropriate EPA hazardous waste number(s) on the label that is associated with the container (or on the label that is affixed or attached to the container, if that is preferred) before the hazardous waste is transported off-site.

(3) Count the hazardous waste toward the eligible academic entity's generator status, pursuant to paragraphs (C) and (D) of rule 3745-51-05 of the Administrative Code, in the calendar month that the hazardous waste determination was made.

(C) A trained professional must accompany all hazardous waste that is transferred from the laboratory(ies) to an on-site central accumulation area or on-site interim or permitted treatment, storage, or disposal facility.

(D) When hazardous waste is removed from the laboratory:

(1) Large quantity generators and small quantity generators must ensure it is taken directly from the laboratory(ies) to an on-site central accumulation area, or on-site interim or permitted treatment, storage, or disposal facility, or transported off-site.

(2) Conditionally exempt small quantity generators must ensure it is taken directly from the laboratory(ies) to any of the types of facilities listed in paragraph (F)(3) of rule 3745-51-05 of the Administrative Code for acute hazardous waste, or in paragraph (G)(3) of rule 3745-51-05 of the Administrative Code for hazardous waste.

(E) An unwanted material that is a hazardous waste is subject to all applicable hazardous waste rules when it is removed from the laboratory.

Effective: 09/05/2010
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 08/25/2014
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 3734.12
Rule Amplifies: 3734.12