Occupational Safety and Health Guidance Manual for Hazardous Waste Site Activities

October 1985
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 85-115

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Table of Contents

Planning and Organization
Medical Program

Site Characterization
Air Monitoring

Personal Protective Equipment

Site Control

Handling Drums and Other Containers

Appendix A. List of Abbreviations and Acronyms
Appendix B. Generic Site Safety Plan
Appendix C. Sample Hazardous Substance Information Form
Appendix D. Sample Decontamination Procedures for Three Typical Levels of Protection
Appendix E. NIOSH, OSHA, and EPA Regional Offices and USCG District Offices

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