EQUIP Environmental Management Policy QUick Information Page
Do You Properly Label Hazardous Waste
Here is what you need to do…
•Label all hazardous waste containers "Hazardous Waste"
• Mark each hazardous waste container with the date you
started filling the container with waste material
• Mark each container with the following:
Contents Hazardous Property (i.e., flammable, corrosive,
reactive, toxic, etc.)
Hazardous waste is regulated from
the point of origin to the ultimate disposal point. Containers of hazardous
waste must be properly labeled.
For additional information, contact your immediate supervisor or visit the environmental web page (blue.usps.gov/environmental).
For assistance with training, contact NCED environmental support team at 405 366-4890.
Poster 165, November 2001