Toxic Waste definition

Toxic Waste means any toxic and persistent waste that falls within the following categories:
Toxic Waste means that waste, or combinations of wastes, including disease-causing agents, which after discharge and upon exposure, ingestion, inhalation, or assimilation into any organism, either directly from the environment or indirectly by ingestion through food chains, will cause death, disease, behavioral abnormalities, cancer, genetic mutations, physiological malfunctions (including malfunctions in reproduction) or physical deformities, in such organisms or their offspring.
Toxic Waste means any waste which is defined or determined to constitute toxic waste under the provisions of any federal law, or applicable state or local law, or rules and regulations promulgated thereunder.

Examples of Toxic Waste in a sentence

All vendors must comply with provisions of the Toxic Waste Right To Know Law and provide the County with any and all information as required by law.

The Toxic Waste Right to Know Law requires the bidder, supplier, manufacturer to provide to Onondaga County upon delivery any and all information required by law.

Specific Decontamination Procedures for Equipment and Bench top Surfaces which have come into contact with Highly Toxic Waste Include here methods of cleaning up work surfaces in hoods or bench tops so as to render traces of toxic chemicals benign.

The Director will indicate his basis for listing the classes or types of wastes listed in this subsection by employing one or more of the following Hazard Codes: Ignitable Waste (I) Corrosive Waste (C) Reactive Waste (R) Toxicity Characteristic Waste (E) Acute Hazardous Waste (H) Toxic Waste (T) Appendix VII identifies the constituent which caused the Director to list the waste as a Toxicity Characteristic Waste (E) or Toxic Waste (T) in §§ 261.31 and 261.32.

About a Com- pany Called Trafigura, a Ship Called Probo Koala and the Dumping of Toxic Waste in Cote d’Ivoire (2012); van Wingerde, above n.


More Definitions of Toxic Waste

Toxic Waste means substances, whether liquid, gaseous or solid form, which when collected, stored, transported or disposed of, may be acutely toxic to humans or other animals, or plant life, or be directly damaging to property including, but not limited to, pesticides, acids, caustics, pathological wastes, radioactive materials, flammable or explosive materials, and similar noxious substances.
Toxic Waste means materials containing poisons, biocides, acids, caustics, pathological waste, and similar harmful waste which may require special handling and disposal procedures to protect the environment and the persons involved in the storage, transport, and disposal of the waste. (IAC, 567-100.2)
Toxic Waste means wastes that are harmful or fatal when ingested or absorbed. When toxic wastes are disposed of on land, contaminated liquid may drain (leach) from the waste and pollute ground water.
Toxic Waste means any waste which is defined as toxic by state, federal or local laws or regulations, or which is deemed by the Director of Public Works or his or her designee as posing a toxic hazard to the landfill, human health or the environment.
Toxic Waste means ashes generated by an incinerator and any other solid, liquid or gaseous substance defined by the Province of Alberta toxic and/or hazardous.
Toxic Waste means a waste product that can produce injury if inhaled, swallowed or absorbed through the skin;
Toxic Waste means any waste that will cause or can reasonably be expected to cause a hazard to fish or other aquatic life or to human or animal life in the environment.