The following is a directory of potentially useful hotlines and contacts:
Do you have other hazardous waste questions? Contact the Regulatory Assistance Officer Hotline at (800) 728-6942 or (800) 72TOXIC. If you are calling from out-of-state, you will need to call (916) 255-3617.
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
National Pesticides Telecommunications Network
TSCA Assistance Information Service
National Chemical Response and Information Center
CHEMTREC stands for the Chemical Transportation Emergency Center. It was established to provide information and assistance to personnel involved in a chemical emergency.
When a call is placed to the CHEMTREC toll-free hotline, personnel at the center can provide information regarding the nature of a chemical, as well as the hazards and specific response information. In addition, the caller can be put in touch with the shipper for more specific information.
CHEMNET is a mutual aid network between chemical shippers and emergency response contractors who respond when a shipper is unable.
The CMA Chemical Referral Center is a non-emergency number designed to provide a point of contact within the manufacturing company to anyone seeking information on specific chemicals.
Centers for Disease Control
RCRA Listed Hazardous Waste Delisting Other Listed Waste (Article 4.1) California Listed Mixture Rule