Facility status

Are containers labeled with the words "Hazardous Waste" and the ACCUMULATION START DATE?

Are all containers closed?

Are any containers leaking or is there evidence of a spill?

Are all containers in good condition?

Are containers compatible with the wastes stored in them?

Are there warning signs on the Entry/Exit doors?

Does the Signage include "Authorized Personal Only"

Is there a "No Smoking" sign?

Is there a fire extinguisher in the area?

Is aisle space adequate for passage of emergency equipment?

Is there a telephone in working condition?

Are incompatible wastes stored separately?

Have any containers been stored for more than 60 days?

Is there an approval for wastes over 60 days in storage?

Is there an incidental spill kit in the area?

Number of drums in storage area


Signature of inspector
Please note that this checklist is a hypothetical example and provides basic information only. It is not intended to take the place of, among other things, workplace, health and safety advice; medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment; or other applicable laws. You should also seek your own professional advice to determine if the use of such checklist is permissible in your workplace or jurisdiction.