Emergency Permit for Treatment of Hazardous Waste, Gilead Sciences, Inc.


SCH Number
Public Agency
California Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC)
Document Title
Emergency Permit for Treatment of Hazardous Waste, Gilead Sciences, Inc.
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The hazardous waste items are expired and are currently being stored at a Gilead Sciences laboratory located at 344B Lakeside Drive, Foster City, CA 94404. DTSC as determined as a safety precaution to prevent an accident or severe injury, as Emergency Permit should be issued to chemically stabilize the hazardous waste prior to transport off-site by Clean Harbors Environmental Services (CHES). The treatment of the hazardous waste(s) involve the addition of solution to the containers to the containers in a controlled manner to reduce the reactive or ignitable characteristics of the chemicals.

Contact Information

Hiral Doshi
Agency Name
Department of Toxic Substances Control
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Foster City
San Mateo

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Emergency Project
Type, Section or Code
21080(b)(4); 15269(b)(c)
Reasons for Exemption
Specific actions necessary to prevent or mitigate an emergency.

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