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Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER)

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Standard Interpretations

HAZWOPER Standard, 29 CFR 1910.120, interpretation letters and HAZWOPER Standard, 29 CFR 1926.65, interpretation letters are available on the OSHA website. Within the collection, standard interpretations and associated documents related to topic areas of interest can be found using the Standard # function provided on the page. Some possible topic areas of interest include: applicability under the scope of HAZWOPER, computer-based training, emergency response operations, EPA and OSHA HAZWOPER jurisdictional issues, incidental spills versus emergency spill, HAZWOPER for medical personnel, medical surveillance clarifications, petroleum spills, post-emergency response, small quantity generators/TSD facilities storing waste for 90 days or less, training, trainer qualification, and training certification.

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