EMERGENCY PERMIT FOR TREATMENT OF HAZARDOUS WASTE, GENEWEAVE BIOSCIENCES, LOS GATOS, CALIFORNIA

Summary

SCH Number
2019120271
Lead Agency
Toxic Substances Control, Department of (Department of Toxic Substances Control)
Document Title
EMERGENCY PERMIT FOR TREATMENT OF HAZARDOUS WASTE, GENEWEAVE BIOSCIENCES, LOS GATOS, CALIFORNIA
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
12/11/2019
Project Applicant
Berhan Abreha, SHE Professional

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 GeneWeave Biosciences, (EPA ID# CAL000381123) to treat hazardous waste through a controlled reaction with a chemical solution. Specifically, one 1-L container of Ethyl Ether. This container of hazardous waste chemical is expired and are currently being stored at GenElWeave Biosciences located at 983 University Avenue, Building B in Los Gatos, California. DTSC has determined as a safety precaution to prevent an accident or severe injury, an Emergency Permit should be issued to chemically stabilize the hazardous waste prior to storage and eventual transportation off-site by Clean Harbors Environmental Services (CHES).

Contact Information
Parisa Khosraviani
Department of Toxic Substances Control Permitting Division
8800 Cal Center Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826

Phone : (916) 255-6559

Location

Cities
Los Gatos
Counties
Santa Clara
Cross Streets
983 University Avenue; Building B, Los Gatos, Santa Clara County

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Emergency Project
Type, Section or Code
Sec. 21080(b)(4); 15269(b)(c)
Reasons for Exemption
This action is necessary to prevent an emergency. Chemical stabilization of the chemicals is necessary prior to transportation to a permitted treatment, storage, and disposal facility to prevent accidental fire and/or explosion during transport.

Attachments

Notice of Exemption
2019120271_Signed GeneWeave NOE   PDF 205 K

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