Publications & Forms

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Fact Sheets Index

KeywordDocument TitleDate
AccumulationAccumulating Hazardous Wastes at Generator Sites2002/01
AccumulationHazardous Waste Accumulation Time for Generators2014/08
Aerosol CansSB 1158 Designates Aerosol Cans as Universal Waste2005/05
Angora FireEmergency Guidance on the Angora Wildfire: Handling Ash, Debris and other Hazardous Materials from Burned Structure2007/07
Angora FireEmergency Guidance on the Angora Wildfire: Management Options for Expedited Collection of Hazardous Wastes2007/07
Assembly Bill 2729Assembly Bill 2729 UST Funds Available to School Districts/Limit for Removal Action Workplans Increased to $2 Million2009/02
BatteriesManagement of Spent Lead-Acid Batteries2006/04
BatteriesDiscarded Battery Management at Facilities Handling Solid Waste and Recyclable Materials2016/09
BatteryFact Sheet AB 1125: Rechargeable Battery2007/04
BrownfieldsBrownfields Action Agenda and Workplan2003/12
BrownfieldsBrownfields Initiative2001/05
BrownfieldsDTSC's State Superfund Cleanup Program2006/07
BrownfieldsPrivate Site Management Program2003/07
Brownfields FundingBrownfields Funding2009/05
Brownfields Tax IncentivesFederal Taxpayer Relief Act Provides New Incentive for Brownfields Redevelopment2004/10
Cell PhonesAB 2901 Fact Sheet: New Law for Recycling Cellular Phone2006/06
Certified Appliance Recycling, AB 1447AB 1447 Changes to the Appliance Recycling Program2007/12
Chemical Call-InChemical Information Call-in Program Bulletin2009/04
Consolidated ManifestingConsolidated Manifesting - Hazardous Waste Generator Requirements2001/12
Consolidated TransportersConsolidated Transporters2007/08
ContainersManaging Empty Containers2003/04
Electronic WasteSB20 Testing Results for LCD Monitors and Laptop Computers2004/03
Electronic WasteElectronic Waste Notification & Reporting Quick Reference Guide2007/12
EPA IDEPA ID Numbers for Generator2008/06
Financial AssuranceFinancial Assurance Requirement2009/07
Fire - Emergency ResponseEmergency Guidance on Wildfires #12017/07
Fire - Emergency ResponseEmergency Guidance on Wildfires #22017/07
Fire - Emergency Response (Spanish)Guía de Emergencia en Incendios Forestales #12017/07
Fire - Emergency Response (Spanish)Guía de Emergencia en Incendios Forestales #22017/07
Fluorescent LampsIt is Illegal to Discard Fluorescent Light Tubes/Lamps in the Trash!2005/01
Fuel FiltersManagement of Waste Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Filters2005/12
Generator RequirementsHazardous Waste Generator Requirements2002/01
Hazardous Wastes of ConcernHazardous Wastes of Concern2004/02
Jewelry GuidanceChlorinated Solvent Wastes Produced in Jewelry Manufacturing2002/01
Jewelry GuidanceCleaning Solution Waste Produced in Jewelry Manufacturing2002/01
Jewelry GuidanceCyanide Waste Produced in Jewelry Manufacturing2002/01
Jewelry GuidanceDust Waste Produced in Jewelry Manufacturing2002/01
Jewelry GuidanceElectroplating Solution Waste Produced in Jewelry Manufacturing2002/01
Jewelry GuidanceHazardous Waste Generator Requirements for Jewelry Mart Operators2002/01
Jewelry GuidanceInvestment Waste Produced in Jewelry Manufacturing2002/01
Jewelry GuidanceJewelry Manufacturing Compliance Information2002/01
Jewelry GuidanceJewelry Manufacturing Pollution Prevention Recommendations2002/01
Jewelry GuidanceThe Standardized Permit for Building Owners of Jewelry Marts2002/01
Jewelry GuidanceUsed Oil Produced in Jewelry Manufacturing2002/01
Jewelry GuidanceWastewater Produced in Jewelry Manufacturing2002/01
Jewelry Guidance (Armenian)Guidance for Managing Hazardous Wastes in the Jewelry Manufacturing Industry2002/01
Jewelry Guidance (Vietnamese)Guidance for Managing Hazardous Wastes in the Jewelry Manufacturing Industry2002/01
Land Use CovenantsRecorded Land Use Covenants (Assembly Bill 2436) and Regulations2003/04
Land Use CovenantsLand Use Covenants Regulations2003/07
Land Use RestrictionsRecorded Land Use Restrictions (AB 871)1999/12
Lead in JewelryLead in Jewelry (Korean)2009/05
Lead in JewelryLead in Jewelry (S_Chinese)2009/05
Lead in JewelryLead in Jewelry (Spanish)2009/05
Lead in JewelryLead in Jewelry (Vietnamese)2009/05
Lead in JewelryLead in Jewelry (Armenian)2009/05
Lead in JewelryLead in Jewelry (T_Chinese)2009/05
Lead in JewelryLead in Jewelry (Tagalog)2009/05
Lead in PlumbingLead in Plumbing2009/02
Lead in PlumbingTesting and Evaluating of Lead Content in Plumbing Products, Materials and Components2009/08
Lead Wheel WeightsLead Wheel Weights2010/06
Lead Wheel WeightsLead Wheel Weight (Spanish)2010/06
LoadcheckingLoadchecking for Hazardous Waste at Municipal Landfills and Transfer Stations2002/01
Manifest ChangesManifest Changes2007/03
Medical ClinicsDental, Medical and Veterinary Offices – Managing Your Hazardous Waste2007/09
MercuryManaging Mercury Switches Found in Major Appliances2005/03
MercuryManaging Mercury Switches Found in Major Appliances (Russian)2005/03
MercuryManaging Mercury Switches Found in Major Appliances (Spanish)2005/03
MercuryManaging Mercury Switches Found in Vehicles2007/01
MercuryManaging Mercury Switches Found in Vehicles (Russian)2004/01
MercuryManaging Mercury Switches Found in Vehicles (Spanish)2004/12
MercurySB 633: California's Mercury Reduction Act of 20012002/05
MercuryMercury Thermostat Collection Act of 20082009/06
Metal FinishingWhat is the Metal Finishing Model Shop Program?2006/11
NanomaterialsDTSC Chemical Information Call-in Fact Sheet2009/11
NanomaterialsDTSC Chemical Information Call-in Fact Sheet Traditional Chinese2009/11
NanomaterialsDTSC Chemical Information Call-in Fact Sheet Simplified Chinese2009/11
PerchlorateCleaning Up Perchlorate2003/08
Permit Renewal and ModificationPermit Renewal Applications & Modifications, & AB 2251 Impacts2005/01
Promotional and Incentive ProductsSelecting "Promotional" and "Incentive" Products2008/08
Public InvolvementThe Public's Role in Environmental Decisions2003/10
Redevelopment AgencyRedevelopment Agency Environmental Oversight Agreement2004/04
Rejected LoadsRejected and Container Residue Shipments2007/05
SchoolsProposed Regulations on Preparation of Phase I Environmental Site Assessments2002/09
SchoolsFederal Brownfields Grants Available to School District2003/02
SchoolsEnvironmental Assessments For Charter School Sites2003/02
SchoolsUpdate on Environmental Requirements for Proposed School Sites/Construction Projects (AB 2644)2001/02
SchoolsGuidance for Environmental Investigations of School Sites Available for Public Review2008/08
SecuritySecurity Enhancements for Hazardous Waste Handling and Transportation2003/01
SilverOnsite Tiered Permitting: Changes in Regulation of Silver Wastes (SB 2111)2000/01
Site DesignationSite Designation Process - Designation of an Administering Agency2005/09
Standardized PermitsStandardized Permit Tier for Hazardous Waste Treatment/Storage Facilities2000/03
Targeted Site InvestigationsTargeted Site Investigations Program2006/07
Tiered PermitFixed Treatment Unit Operating Under Permit By Rule2003/07
Tiered PermitFixed Treatment Unit Conditional Authorization2005/06
Tiered PermitFixed Treatment Unit Conditionally Exempt-Limited2005/06
Tiered PermitFixed Treatment Unit Conditionally Exempt-Small Quantity Treatment2005/06
Tiered PermitTransportable Treatment Unit Conditionally Exempt-Small Quantity Treatment2006/06
Tiered PermitTransportable Treatment Unit Conditionally Exempt-Specified Wastestreams2005/06
Tiered PermitTransportable Treatment Unit Operating Under Permit by Rule2006/06
Toilet Products IngredientsChemical Toilet Products Advisory for Consumers2009/01
Toxics in PackagingPreventing Toxic Substances in Packaging for Consumer Goods2009/02
Toxics in PackagingA Fact Sheet for Grocers and Retailers on Bags and Totes2009/02
Toxics in PackagingToxics in Packaging Information for Manufacturers and Suppliers2009/02
Toxics in PackagingSenate Bill (SB) 774 and Changes to the Toxics in Packaging Prevention Act2009/02
Toxics in PackagingSenate Bill (SB) 774 and Changes to the Toxics in Packaging Prevention Act (Chinese)2008/03
Toxics in PackagingToxics in Packaging Prevention Act SB 774 in Spanish2008/03
Toxics in PackagingToxics in Packaging Information for Purchasers2009/02
Toxics in PackagingToxics in Packaging Expiration of Exemptions January 1, 20102009/02
Transfer FacilitiesManaging Hazardous Wastes at Transfer Facilities2006/10
TransportationHazardous Waste Transporter Requirements2007/08
TransportationHazardous Waste Transportation Variances2001/11
Treated Wood Waste - GeneratorsTreated Wood Waste Generators Fact Sheet2008/12
Universal WasteManaging Universal Waste In California: Rules For Managing Some Common Wastes2003/06
Universal WasteUniversal Waste Fact Sheet2010/05
Used Oilv2010/01
Used Oil FiltersManaging Used Oil Filters for Generators2008/11
UST Funds2011 Update on UST Funds Available to School Districts2011/06
Voluntary Cleanup ProgramVoluntary Cleanup Program Fact Sheet2008/08