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If you are generating, accumulating or shipping any hazardous waste, you must register as a generator with DDOE and obtain an EPA ID Number.
Typical Businesses That May Generate Hazardous Waste
|Business||How Waste is Generated||Types of Waste|
|Property Management||Routine maintenance||Fluorescent light bulbs|
Vehicle Maintenance and Dismantling
Repair and Body Shops
|Degreasing, rust removal, paint preparation, spray guns, tank cleanout, vehicle servicing, vehicle recycling||Acids/bases, solvents, ignitable waste, paints, batteries, heavy metals, mercury switches|
|Dry Cleaning and Laundry||Commercial dry cleaning||Spent filter cartridges, solvents, residues from cleaning units|
|Printing||Plate preparation, screen printing, photo processing, printing, cleanup||Acids/bases, heavy metals, solvents, ink|
|Photo Finishing||Photo processing||Acids/bases, silver, solvents|
|Pesticide Users||Pesticide application and cleanup||Unused pesticide, contaminated containers|
|Hospitals and Clinics||Medical care, routine maintenance||Medical wastes, fluorescent bulbs, solvents|
|Construction||Painting, carpentry, vehicle and equipment maintenance||Ignitable waste, solvent waste, acids/bases, used oil|