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FET Program Update – Updated March 24th

FET is postponing the OSHA HazWoper Refresher scheduled to be held on April 2nd; the Minimizing Environmental Risk on April 14th; and the Key Areas of Environmental Compliance on April 30th.  This decision was based on the 10-person threshold and the “safer-at-home” order as outlined by the CDC and Governor Evers in order to...
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EPA names next 20 chemicals for high-priority risk evaluation under updated TSCA

The Environmental Protection Agency has issued a final list of an additional 20 chemicals designated as high-priority substances for risk evaluation under the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act. According to a notice published in the December 30 Federal Register, a chemical identified as high priority is required to undergo...
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Call for Papers at Environment 2020

Papers are now being accepted on a variety of topics that have a broad interest across many disciplines and do not include sales-oriented materials. All Abstracts are peer-reviewed and you will be notified of the status of your submission.  For more information, click here. Acceptance of an abstract is considered a commitment by the...
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EPA’s Final Rule to add hazardous waste aerosol cans to the universal waste program

EPA has released a pre-publication version of its Final Rule to add hazardous waste aerosol cans to the Universal Waste program.  Adding aerosol cans to the universal waste program offers potential cost savings and will simplify things for generators, who currently manage aerosols under a patchwork of State-level laws, regulations, policies, and guidance documents....
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Environment 2020 Dates Announced

Plan to join FET friends and colleagues for the 36th Annual Environment 2020 Conference at The Ingleside Hotel in Pewaukee WI.  This year’s event will be Monday, October 19th, Tuesday, October 20th and Wednesday, October 21st.
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