Workshop for Businesses that Generate Very Small and Small Quantities of Hazardous Waste

Press release from Alachua County

The Alachua County Environmental Protection Department (ACEPD), in conjunction with the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP), is offering a virtual “Workshop for Businesses that Generate Very Small and Small Quantities of Hazardous Waste.” The virtual workshop is on Wednesday, May 18, 2022, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Participants must register online by May 16.

Certificates will be provided via email after the workshop based on the Eventbrite registration list and surveys conducted during the live event. For larger groups that are viewing the training from one computer, one person may register up to ten people on Eventbrite, and one person can respond to the survey to provide the names of the other participants in the room. Those who want a hazardous waste training certificate for this course must be logged in during all training sessions.

8 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.          Log-in, Adjust Device Visual/Audio Settings
8:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.     Welcome Remarks
8:45 a.m. – 9 a.m.          Hazardous Waste Generator Categories
9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.        Hazardous Waste Identification
10:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.  Break
10:45 a.m. – 11:40 a.m.  Waste Profiles and Sampling
11:40 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.  Summary of VSQG Requirements
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.    Lunch 
1:30 p.m. – 3 p.m.          Summary of SQG Requirements
3 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.          Break
3:15 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.     Used Oil, Used Oil Filter and Spent Antifreeze Management Requirements
3:45 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.    Universal Waste Management Requirements
4:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.    Qs&As (certificates to be e-mailed later)