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Hazardous Waste

Hazardous Waste Generator Handbook: A Guide to Complying with Kansas Hazardous Waste Generator Regulations Handbook

This report by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) is designed to assist business owners and consumers to recognize when they generate hazardous waste and how to properly dispose of it. It also provides alternatives to hazardous waste disposal that still comply with the Kansas state laws regarding hazardous waste.

Electronics Scrap Management Rule

This website is designed to aid consumers with the proper disposal of electronics, some of which may be considered hazardous waste. Disposing of computer equipment can also pose a threat to your personal information if the harddrive is not properly cleared. The website outlines Missouri’s programs for the proper disposal of consumer electronics and computer devices.

Hazardous Waste Management: Laws and Tegulations

This website by the Missouri Department of Natural Resources provides a look at the laws concerning hazardous waste and hazardous waste disposal in the state of Missouri. Additionally, it provides links to federal laws on hazardous waste. The Hazardous Waste Laws in Development link is a useful tool for people to see what lawmakers are working on in regards to hazardous waste generation and disposal.

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