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Medium quantity generators (MQGs) and large quantity generators (LQGs) must keep records, typically for five years. Small quantity generators (SQGs) have less requiremnts but are encouraged to keep the records in the list below.
The table below includes a list of records that generators must keep.
Waste designation records:
Notification of Dangerous Waste Activities
5 years (If available in Turbo Waste, paper records not required)
Dangerous Waste Annual Reports
Uniform Hazardous Waste Manifests (UHWM)
Bills of lading, or other shipping receipts
Weekly inspection logs for dangerous waste accumulation areas
Employee Training Plan and Records
Current employees: Ongoing
Former employees: 3 years
Written contingency plan and quick reference guide
Solvent-recycling (still) logs