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Public Resources Code - PRC

DIVISION 30. WASTE MANAGEMENT [40000 - 49620]

  ( Division 30 added by Stats. 1989, Ch. 1096, Sec. 2. )

PART 3. STATE PROGRAMS [42000 - 42999]

  ( Part 3 added by Stats. 1989, Ch. 1096, Sec. 2. )

CHAPTER 3.5. Metallic Discards [42160 - 42185]

  ( Chapter 3.5 added by Stats. 1991, Ch. 849, Sec. 2. )

ARTICLE 3. Processing Metallic Discards [42175 - 42175.1]
  ( Article 3 added by Stats. 1991, Ch. 849, Sec. 2. )

42175.
  

Materials that require special handling shall be removed from major appliances and vehicles in which they are contained prior to crushing for transport or transferring to a baler or shredder for recycling.

(Amended by Stats. 1997, Ch. 884, Sec. 4. Effective January 1, 1998.)

42175.1.
  

(a) Any hazardous material that becomes a hazardous waste when released or removed from any major appliance shall be managed pursuant to Article 10.1 (commencing with Section 25211) of Chapter 6.5 of Division 20 of the Health and Safety Code.

(b) Any mercury-containing motor vehicle light switch that becomes a hazardous waste when removed from any vehicle shall be managed pursuant to Article 10.2 (commencing with Section 25214.5) of Chapter 6.5 of Division 20 of the Health and Safety Code.

(c) Failure to comply with the requirements of Section 42175 is a violation of Chapter 6.5 (commencing with Section 25100) of Division 20 of the Health and Safety Code.

(Amended by Stats. 2002, Ch. 626, Sec. 10. Effective January 1, 2003.)

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