Environmental Health & Safety

Environmental Regulations Overview

Environmental Regulations Overview

This course provides an overview of major environmental laws and regulations and the specific standards that outline requirements to comply with them. The content in this course is designed to comply with the intent of the applicable regulatory requirements. Learning objectives include: identify the purpose of the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), identify the focus of Titles I through IV of the TSCA, identify the primary goals of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), identify the authority granted the EPA by the RCRA, identify the characteristics of NEPA, the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA), the Clean Water Act (CWA), and the Clean Air Act (CAA), identify legislation that regulates the responsibility for protecting public health, safety, and the environment from chemical hazards, identify the requirements the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) places on federal agencies, and identify the intent of various environmental regulatory laws.

Length: 30 min     Copyright: Skill Soft     Type: eCourse (online training)

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Environmental Health & Safety

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