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TITLE 30ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY
PART 1TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY
CHAPTER 335INDUSTRIAL SOLID WASTE AND MUNICIPAL HAZARDOUS WASTE
SUBCHAPTER AINDUSTRIAL SOLID WASTE AND MUNICIPAL HAZARDOUS WASTE IN GENERAL
RULE §335.14Recordkeeping Requirements Applicable to Transporters of Hazardous Waste or Class 1 Waste

(a) A transporter of hazardous waste or Class 1 waste shall retain a copy of each manifest signed by the generator or, in the case of exports of hazardous waste, the primary exporter; the transporter; and the next designated transporter, or the owner or operator of the facility designated on the manifest for a minimum of at least three years from the date of initial shipment.

(b) For shipments delivered to the facility designated on the manifest by water (bulk shipment), each water (bulk shipment) transporter must retain a copy of a shipping paper containing all the information required by §335.11(e) of this title (relating to Shipping Requirements for Transporters of Hazardous Waste or Class 1 Waste) for a minimum of three years from the date of initial shipment.

(c) For shipments of hazardous waste or Class 1 waste by rail within the United States:

  (1) the initial rail transporter must keep a copy of the manifest and shipping paper with all of the information required in §335.11(f)(2) of this title for a period of three years from the date the hazardous waste or Class 1 waste was accepted by the initial transporter; and

  (2) the final rail transporter must keep a copy of the signed manifest (or the shipping paper if signed by the designated facility in lieu of the manifest) for a period of three years from the date the hazardous waste or Class 1 waste was accepted by the initial transporter.

(d) A transporter who transports waste out of the United States must retain a copy of the manifest indicating that the hazardous waste or waste left the United States for a minimum of three years from the date of initial shipment.

(e) The periods of record retention required by this section are automatically extended during the course of any unresolved enforcement action regarding the regulated activity.


Source Note: The provisions of this §335.14 adopted to be effective May 28, 1986, 11 TexReg 2335; amended to be effective July 14, 1987, 12 TexReg 2106; amended to be effective July 27, 1988, 13 TexReg 3515; amended to be effective November 15, 2001, 26 TexReg 9135

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