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Universal Waste Rule: WAC 173-303-573

Publication number Date Published Date Revised
98-407May 1998December 2005
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Author(s) Rieck, Rob
Description An information guide outlining the Universal Waste Rule for batteries, lamps, mercury-containing thermostats, and mercury-containing equipment. It identifies the differences between the federal and state rules, defines the Universal Waste categories, and details Universal Waste handler and transportation requirements.
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Keywords lamps, Universal Waste, hazardous waste, rule, rules, waste, thermostat, mercury, battery
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Universal Waste Rule for Batteries: WAC 173-303-573(2)

Universal Waste Rule for Mercury-containing Equipment: WAC 173-303-573(3,4)

Universal Waste Rule for Lamps: WAC 173-303-573(5) (supercedes pub #06-04-027)