The United States Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) and Tox Path Specialists, LLC (“TPS”) entered into a December 26th Consent Agreement (“CA”) addressing alleged violations of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (“RCRA”) hazardous waste regulations. See Docket RCRA-03-2019-0014.
TPS is stated to be the owner and operator of a facility located in Fredrick, Maryland.
The CA provides that TPS is a “generator of,” and has engaged in the “storage” in “containers” of materials that are “solid wastes” and “hazardous waste” at the Fredrick, Maryland facility (“Facility”), as those terms are defined in COMAR 26.13.01.03. company is further described as a Large-Quantity Generator that generates hazardous waste in an amount greater than 1,000 kilograms per month at the Facility and has a RCRA ID number.
The CA provides that the following RCRA violations allegedly occurred:
A civil penalty of $29,425 is assessed.
A copy of the CA can be found here.