CESQG: All hazardous waste must be disposed of within
180 days of accumulating 27 gallons/100kg.
CESQG is defined as generating less than 100 kg waste per month (generally
<27 gallons per month.)
SQG: All hazardous waste must be disposed of within
180 days from first day of accumulation.
SQG is defined as generating more than 100 kg and less than 1,000 kg of waste
per month (generally 27 gallons or more up to 270 gallons per month.)
LQG: All hazardous waste must be disposed of within
90 days from first day of accumulation. (Note: If your
facility falls into a LQG category and you have hazardous waste tanks,
you must complete a hazardous waste tank assessment per Title
22 of the California Code of Regulations. Sacramento County EMD does not
honor the exemption for used oil and waste antifreeze tanks.)
LQG is defined as generating 1000 kg or more waste per month (generally 270
gallons or greater per month.)
Additional information on hazardous waste disposal and management is
available from Department of Toxic Substances Control at www.dtsc.ca.gov.
For more Hazardous Waste Management program information, please contact:
Sacramento County Environmental Management
Environmental Compliance Division
Avenue, Suite A
Mather, CA 95655-4153
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