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7045.0270 PRETRANSPORT REQUIREMENTS.

Subpart 1.

Marking.

Before transporting or offering hazardous waste for transportation off-site, a generator must:

A.

mark each package of hazardous waste in accordance with the applicable United States Department of Transportation regulations on hazardous materials under Code of Federal Regulations, title 49, part 172, subpart D, as amended; and

B.

mark each container of 119 gallons or less used in such transportation with the following words and information according to the Code of Federal Regulations, title 49, section 172.304:

(1)

HAZARDOUS WASTE - Federal Law Prohibits Improper Disposal. If found, contact the nearest police or public safety authority or the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

(2)

Generator's Name and Address ______________________

(3)

Manifest Tracking Number ________________________

(4)

Generator's Identification Number ________________________

Subp. 2.

[Repealed by amendment, 9 SR 115]

Subp. 3.

Storage tank label.

Any generator or other person who maintains a storage tank containing hazardous waste shall display the words "Hazardous Waste" on the storage tank in a legible and conspicuous manner. The words "Hazardous Waste" shall be plainly visible and legible to any person who may operate any outlet valve.

Subp. 4.

Packaging.

Before transporting hazardous waste or offering a hazardous waste for transportation off-site, a generator must package the waste in accordance with the applicable United States Department of Transportation regulations on packaging under Code of Federal Regulations, title 49, parts 173, 178, 179, and 180, as amended.

Subp. 5.

Labeling.

Before transporting or offering hazardous waste for transportation off-site, a generator must label each package in accordance with the applicable United States Department of Transportation regulations on hazardous materials under Code of Federal Regulations, title 49, part 172, subpart E, as amended.

Subp. 6.

Placarding.

Before transporting hazardous waste or offering hazardous waste for transportation off-site, a generator must placard or offer the initial transporter the appropriate placards according to United States Department of Transportation regulations for hazardous materials under Code of Federal Regulations, title 49, part 172, subpart F, as amended.

Subp. 7.

Loading of hazardous waste.

A generator who is responsible for loading hazardous waste on a transport vehicle in lieu of the transporter must comply with the provisions of part 7045.0371.

Statutory Authority:

MS s 116.07

History:

9 SR 115; 20 SR 715; 31 SR 1277; 33 SR 2042

Published Electronically:

October 10, 2013