26.13.10.24

.24 Universal Waste — Import Requirements.

A. Applicability.

(1) This regulation establishes requirements for persons managing universal waste outside the United States imported from a country outside the United States into the United States.

(2) The requirements of this regulation apply immediately after the universal waste enters the United States.

B. For the management of universal waste that is imported into the United States:

(1) A universal waste transporter is subject to the universal waste transporter requirements of Regulation .22 of this chapter;

(2) A universal waste handler is subject to the following requirements, depending upon whether the handler is classified as a small quantity handler of universal waste or a large quantity handler of universal waste:

(a) Small quantity handlers of universal waste are subject to the requirements of Regulations .11—.18 of this chapter; and

(b) Large quantity handlers of universal waste are subject to the requirements of Regulations .19—.21 of this chapter;

(3) An owner or operator of a destination facility is subject to the requirements of Regulation .23 of this chapter; and

(4) Persons managing universal waste that is imported from an OECD country, as specified in COMAR 26.13.03.07-5C(1), are subject to the requirements of:

(a) §B(1)—(3) of this regulation; and

(b) COMAR 26.13.03.07-5.