Small and large quantity generators shall maintain a list of all hazardous waste currently in storage at a location apart from the short-term storage area. For generators storing hazardous waste in containers, the list shall identify each container being stored and the type of hazardous waste held by each container. Any hazardous waste being accumulated within a short-term storage area must be included on the list of hazardous waste in storage.
Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) are human-made chemicals that were used in building materials and electrical equipment before 1980. Schools renovated or built before 1980 are more likely to have PCBs in their building materials, typically caulk and fluorescent light ballasts.
Toxic Use and Hazardous Waste Reduction
regulating the generation, storage, collection, transport, treatment, disposal, use, reuse, and
recycling of hazardous waste in Vermont.
We are currently in the process of updating our webpage and resources to reflect the changes to the Vermont Hazardous Waste Management Regulations that came into effect in 2022. We apprecaite your patience as we make these changes.