EMERGENCY PERMIT FOR TREATMENT OF HAZARDOUS WASTES, SAN JOSE STATE UNIVERSITY, SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA

Summary

SCH Number
2019120626
Lead Agency
Toxic Substances Control, Department of (Department of Toxic Substances Control)
Document Title
EMERGENCY PERMIT FOR TREATMENT OF HAZARDOUS WASTES, SAN JOSE STATE UNIVERSITY, SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Received
Posted
12/27/2019
Project Applicant
David Griffith

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 SJSU (EPA ID# CAT080031206) to treat hazardous wastes through a controlled reaction with a chemical solution, Specifically, 0.5L 2-Methoxyethanol, 4.85L Butyl Ether, 6.0L Diethyl Ether, 6.0L 1,4 Dioxane, 8.025L Tetrahydrofuran, 15.02L 1,2 Dimethoxyethane, 2.5L 2-Methoxyethyl Ether, 5.0L 1,2,3,4 Tetrahydronaphthalene, 0.5L 4-Methylpentan-2-one, 0.1L Allyl Glycidyl Ether, 0.6L 2,3 Dihydrofuran, 0.1L Cyclohexene, 0.5L 4-Methyl-2-Pentanone, 0.75L Methyl Cyclopentane, 0.1L lsopropyl Ether, 17.325L 2-Butoxyethanol, 0.125L 2,5 Dimethylfuran, 2.5L 2,2 Dimethoxypropane, 0.25L Propyl Vinyl Ether, 2.923L Cyclopentene, 500g Triethyl Orthoformate, 0.1 L N,N Dimethylacrylamide, 1 00g Potassium, 1 00g Sodium Amide, 80g Benzoyl Peroxide, 25g 3-Chloroperoxybenzoic Acid, 150g 2,2 Azobisisobutyronitrile, 200g Diazald, 1.6kg, 2,4 Dinltrophenol, 25g Diethyl Azidocarboxylate, 21 g 2,4 Dinitrophenylhydrazine, 4.025kg Picric Acid, 1 00g PNitrophenylhydrazine, 2g 2,4,6 Trinitrobe.nzene Sulfonic Acid, 60g Picramic Acid, 300g 2,4 Dinitrosoresorcinol, 0.1 L 1 H Tetrazole, 100g 5-Amino-1 H Tetrazole, 230g 1,3,5 Trinitrobenzene, 140g 2,4,6 Trinitrobenzoic Acid, 40g 2,4,7 Trinitro-9- Flourenone, 25g 2,2,4,4,6,6 Hexanitrodiphenylamine, 6.622L Collodion, 1 00g Methyl Urea Nitrate, 1 0g Picryl Chloride, 25g P-Nitrobenzoyl Azide, 250g Musk Xylene, peroxide forming and shock/temperature sensitivity materials, must be stabilized prior to transport to a permitted treatment, storage, and disposal facility. The hazardous waste items are expired and are currently being stored on the SJSU located at 1 Washington Square, San Jose, CA 95192. 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 wastes prior to transportation off-site by Clean Harbors Environmental Service (CHES).

Contact Information
Hai-Yong Kang
Department of Toxic Substances Control
8800 Cal Center Drive
Sacramento, CA 95826

Phone : (916) 255-6522

Location

Cities
San Jose
Counties
Santa Clara
Cross Streets
1 Washington Square

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
2019120626_Emergency Permit for Treatment of Hazardous Waste_   PDF 227 K

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