hazardous


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involving risk or danger

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But during this discussion, fruitful in somewhat hazardous theories, the projectile was rapidly leaving the moon: the lineaments faded away from the travelers' eyes, mountains were confused in the distance; and of all the wonderful, strange, and fantastical form of the earth's satellite, there soon remained nothing but the imperishable remembrance.
It was a hazardous enterprise both for him and for her, but he thought it necessary to consult with her on the subject of her projected departure, if not to calm her apprehensions respecting his health, and the worst result was a slight relapse of his illness, for no one knew of the visit but the inmates of the old Hall, except myself; and I believe it had not been his intention to mention it to me, for when I came to see him the next day, and observed he was not so well as he ought to have been, he merely said he had caught cold by being out too late in the evening.
Clements did all in her power to oppose the execution of this hazardous and unaccountable project.
For the better preservation of his cheerfulness therefore, and to prevent his faculties from rusting, he provided himself with a cribbage-board and pack of cards, and accustomed himself to play at cribbage with a dummy, for twenty, thirty, or sometimes even fifty thousand pounds aside, besides many hazardous bets to a considerable amount.
2 Market Forces And Challenges Influencing The Hazardous Waste Management Services Market
Also, such facilities as dry cleaners, gasoline stations, and convenience stores may have used chemicals in the past or may have underground storage tanks from which gasoline or other petroleum products or hazardous substances may leak.
The Marion County Solid Waste Department is requesting proposals for hazardous waste diposal services per the requirements of the County relative to the collection, lab packaging, and the transportation of hazardous waste materials from Marion County to an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) permitted Transportation/ Storage/Disposal (TSD) facility and subsequent disposal of these materials in a manner permitted by all applicable laws and regulations.
Saturday's hazardous and electronic waste collection event in a College of the Canyons parking lot drew a stream of vehicles, all packed with stuff the garbage man can't pick up anymore, from fertilizer to fluorescent lights.
The mission of the WETP is to support the development of a network of nonprofit organizations that are committed to protecting workers and their communities by creating and delivering high-quality, peer-reviewed safety and health curricula to train hazardous waste workers and emergency responders.
If that waste sand exhibited a hazardous characteristic, it would be considered a hazardous waste and fall under the requirements of RCRA Subtitle C;
Asbestos ranks high on the list of hazardous materials.
Unlimited liability under CERCLA poses a potential threat to the capital and solvency of these institutions and in some cases could result in the costs of hazardous substance removal being borne by the bank and thrift insurance funds.
News From USW: An explosion and fire that forced workers to evacuate a hazardous waste facility owned by Giant Resource Recovery near Arvonia, Virginia is causing alarm near another Giant facility that handles more than twice as much hazardous waste.
China is a big producer of industrial hazardous waste.