Hazardous Waste

Business / Real Estate / Hazardous Waste: A subset of solid wastes that pose substantial or potential threats to public health or the environment and meet any of the following criteria: Is specifically listed as a hazardous waste by EPA, exhibits one or more of the characteristics of hazardous waster (ignitability, corrosiveness, reactivity, and/or toxicity, and is generated by the treatment of hazardous waste or is contained in a hazardous waste.

Other Words for Hazardous

Hazardous Noun Synonyms: unsafe, risky, fraught with danger, questionable, shaky, dangerous, precarious, uncertain, unpredictable, parlous, ticklish, tricky, dicey, dicky or dickey, hairy
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Other Words for Waste

Waste Verb Synonyms: wasting, extravagance, prodigality, wastefulness, squandering, indulgence, lavishness, profligacy, dissoluteness, improvidence, overindulgence
Waste Adjective Synonyms: squander, misuse, throw away, fritter away, misspend, splurge, dissipate, blow
Waste Noun Synonyms: assassinate, murder, kill, put away, rub out, ice
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National Priorities List For Uncontrolled Hazardous Waste Sites

Health / Disease / National Priorities List For Uncontrolled Hazardous Waste Sites: (National Priorities List or NPL) EPA's list of the most serious uncontrolled or abandoned hazardous waste sites in the United States. The NPL is updated on a regular basis. MORE

Household Waste (Domestic Waste)

Business / Real Estate / Household Waste (Domestic Waste): Solid waste, composed of garbage and rubbish, which normally originates from residential, private households, or apartment buildings. Domestic waste may contain a significant amount of toxic or hazard MORE

Solid Waste

Business / Agriculture / Solid Waste: Non-liquid, non-soluble materials ranging from municipal garbage to industrial wastes that contain complex and sometimes hazardous substances. Solid wastes also include sewage sludge, agricultural ref MORE

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