EMERGENCY PERMIT FOR TREATMENT OF HAZARDOUS WASTE, GENETECH (BUILDING 15)

Summary

SCH Number
2018028036
Lead Agency
Toxic Substances Control, Department of (Department of Toxic Substances Control)
Document Title
EMERGENCY PERMIT FOR TREATMENT OF HAZARDOUS WASTE, GENETECH (BUILDING 15)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
2/7/2018

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 66720.61 has issued an Emergency Permit to Genentech (EPA ID# CAR000182634) to treat hazardous waste through a controlled reaction with a chemical solution. Tetrahydrofuran (4), Methyl Tert Butyl Ether (2), Cyclopentyl Methyl Ether (68), Tert Butyl Methyl Ether (1), Ethylene Glycol Dimethyl Ether (1) The hazardous waste items are expired and are currently being stored at a Genentech laboratory , Building 15, located at 340 Point San Brune Blvd, South San Francisco, CA 94080. DTSC has determined as a safety precaution to prevent an transportation off-site by Clean Harbors Environmental Services. The treatment of the hazardous wastes involves the addition of solution to the containers in a controlled manner to reduce the reactive or ignitable characteristics of the chemicals.

Contact Information
Vinke Menardo
Department of Toxic Substances Control
8800 Cal Center Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826-3000

Phone : (916) 255-6668

Location

Cities
South San Francisco
Counties
San Mateo
Cross Streets
340 Point San Bruno Blvd
Zip
94080

Notice of Exemption

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