Emergency Permit for Treatment of Hazardous Waste, Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics


SCH Number
Public Agency
Department of Toxic Substances Control
Document Title
Emergency Permit for Treatment of Hazardous Waste, Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption

Document Description
The California Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC), pursuant to authority granted under California Code of Regulations, Title 22, Division 4.5, Chapter 20, Section 66270.61, has issued an Emergency Permit to Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics (EPA ID: CAR000180687) to treat hazardous waste by chemical stabilization. The hazardous waste to be treated consists of the following items: Tert Butyl Methyl Ether 2 containers Hazardous Designation: Peroxide Former, container quantity 2 and size 1 liter. These hazardous waste items are expired. These items are currently being stored in the Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics waste storage area located at 725 Potter Street in Berkeley, California. DTSC has determined as a safety precaution to prevent an accident or servere injury, an Emergency Permit should be issued to chemically stabilize the hazardous waste prior to transportation off site by Clean Harbors Environmental Services (CHES).

Contact Information
Lung-Yin Tai
Department of Toxic Substances Control
Lead/Public Agency
8800 Cal Center Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826-3000

Phone : (916) 255-3615



Notice of Exemption

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

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