Infographic: Universal Waste

Hazardous waste management is a topic that encompasses a wide variety of wastes and procedures that helps to keep the harmful effects of waste on human health and the environment to a minimum. According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the universal waste regulations streamline the hazardous waste management standards for certain categories of hazardous waste that are commonly generated by a wide variety of establishments.

Here’s what you need to know about the five main categories of universal waste.

Check out our Back to Basics: Universal Waste Requirements for more information.