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Waste Management

Labels, secondary containment and other supplies required to store all hazardous and radioactive waste in an SAA or WAA must adhere to regulatory requirements and may be purchased from a variety of vendors or ordered from Waste Management

Labels, signs and tags

Hazardous Waste Label

Hazardous Waste Label

Supplier: Contact your Generator Assistant

Description:  Red and white, [6 in x 6 in]

Use:  Apply to each hazardous waste or mixed waste container

SAA sign

SAA sign

Supplier:  Contract your Generator Assistant

Description: [6 in. x 6 in., Yellow]

Use: Post at all hazardous waste Satellite Accumulation Areas

Radioactive Material Tag

Radioactive Material Tag

Supplier:  Contact your Generator Assistant

Description:  Yellow, single copy

Use:  Attach to each container of radioactive or mixed waste

Universal Waste Label

Universal Waste Label

Supplier: Contact your Generator Assistant

Description: [6 in x 6 in, purple & white]

Use: Apply to all broken or nonfunctioning CRT or CED waste
Mixed Waste SAA Sign

Mixed Waste SAA Sign

Supplier: Contact your Generator Assistant

Description: [6 in. x 6 in., purple]

Use: Post at all mixed waste Satellite Accumulation Areas.

 

Secondary Containment

Secondary Containment Tray

Secondary Containment Tray

Supplier: Freestyle Photographic Supplies or other photo supplier

Item: Plastic photo developing tray 8”x10”, 12”x 16”

Description: Arista Tray, 8”x10”, 12”x 16”

Use:  Containers 1 liter or less

Cost: $4.49/8.49 (check catalog for current pricing.)

Web site: www.freestylephoto.biz/cat.php

 

Secondary Containment Tray

Secondary Containment Tray

Supplier: VWR

Item: DUR-X Storage Container

Description: Polyethylene, Rubbermaid

5-gal (18”x26”x3.5”), Rubbermaid No. 3506-WHITE

Use:  Containers 1 liter or less

Catalog Number: 62660-461

Cost: $17.82 (Check for current pricing)

 

Secondary Containment Drum

Secondary Containment Drum

Supplier: Lab Safety Supply

Item: 8 gal drum

Description: metal 8 gallon metal drum

Use:  Containers 5 gallons or less, suitable for flam cans

Catalog Number: 2BF-9117

Cost: $45.10 (Check for current pricing)

Secondary Containment Tub

Secondary Containment Tub

Supplier: VWR

Item: Palletote Boxes

Description: HDPE, Rubbermaid, 1.3 cu.ft. box (19.5”x15.5”) Rubbermaid No. 1721-GRAY

Use:  Containers 5 gallons or less

Catalog Number: 62661-125

Cost: $26.08 (Check for current pricing)

Secondary Containment Tub

Secondary Containment Tub

Supplier: Grainger

Item: Tote box

Description: TOTELINE 780508, 6.9-7-gal (19.75”x12.75”x7.875” inside dimensions)

(24.375” x 14.875” x 7.875” outside dimensions)

Use:  Containers 5 gallons or less

Catalog Number: 4TH05

Cost: $22.28 (Check for current pricing)

 

Secondary Containment

Secondary Containment

Supplier: McMaster-Carr

Item: HDPE pallet

Description: HDPE pallet with bottom grating deck for pails. Item G: 32.5”x21.25”x8” (cap. 4 5-gal pails) Use:  Multiple flam cans or containers of 5 gallons or less

Catalog number: 12635T1

Cost: $66.34 (Check for current pricing)

 

 

Plastic Bags

 

Small container plastic bags

Supplier:  ULine

Description: 6 mil re-closable plastic bags.  A variety of sizes are available.  Item S1663, 6x8" at $117/carton of 1000  or Item no. S1666 10x12" at $110/carton of 500 Check website for current pricing)

Use: For use with small containers.  Place the container in the bag and the Hazardous Waste Label on the outside of the bag.

Web site: http://www.uline.com/Browse_Listing_213.asp?desc=Uline+6+Mil+Reclosable+Bags

 

Larger Plastic Bags

Supplier:  ULine

Description:  30 gallon plastic bag, 6 mil thickness, 24” x 36”, $90/carton of 100. (Check website for current pricing)  A variety of other sizes are available. 

Use: Accumulation of radioactive dry waste.  Place inside the cardboard DAW container.

Web Site:

http://www.uline.com/Browse_Listing_110.asp?desc=Uline+6+Mil+Poly+Bags