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									                  UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS
                       MARINE CORPS ENGINEER SCHOOL
                                 PSC 20069
                 CAMP LEJEUNE, NORTH CAROLINA 28542-0069

                         STUDENT OUTLINE

                                                            MAR 11
                What Will I Learn From This Class?

1. Terminal Learning Objective. With references, apply
environmental regulations so environmental policies and
procedures will be adhered to per the references. (1171-ADMN-

2.   Enabling Learning Objectives.

    a. With a list of environmental terms, a list of
definitions and references, match the environmental terms to
their definitions per MCO 4450.12A, MCO P5090.2A and MCRP 4-11B.

    b. With a list of drinking water systems and water
conservation terms, a list of definitions, and the reference,
match the water conservation terms to their definitions per MCO
P5090.2A. (1171-ADMN-2022b)

    c. With a list of water quality management terms, a list of
definitions, and the reference, match the water quality
management terms to their definitions per MCO P5090.2A. (1171-

    d. With a list of materials/chemicals and references,
identify hazardous materials per MCO 4450.12A and MCO P5090.2A.

    e. With a Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS), questions
relating to different elements of the MSDS and
references, provide requested data per MCO 4450.12A and MCO
P5090.2A. (1171-ADMN-2022e)

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    f. With a requirement to store hazardous materials, a list
of storage/marking procedures and references, select the
hazardous materials storage/marking requirements per MCO
4450.12A and MCO P5090.2A. (1171-ADMN-2022f)

    g. Without references, list the steps for responding to a
hazardous materials spill per MCO 4450.12A. (1171-ADMN-2022g)

    h. Without references, list the steps for responding to a
hazardous materials spill per MCO 4450.12A. (1171-ADMN-2022h)

    i. With Annex L (Environmental Considerations) to an
Operation Plan, map, camp layout, and references, identify
environmental controls while developing a water support plan per
MCO P5090.2A. (1171-ADMN-2022i)

                        Let's Get Started!


    a. Environment. The environment includes air, water, land,
man-made structures, all organisms living therein, the
interrelationships that exist among them, and archeological and
cultural resources.

    b. Environmental Enhancement. All actions taken to improve
the environment beyond, but not limited to, those actions that
maintain environmental compliance and meet environmental quality

    c. Environmental Pollution. The conditions resulting from
the presence of chemical, physical, or biological agents or
causes which alter the natural environment, adversely affecting
human health or the quality of life, biosystems, structures and
equipment, recreational opportunities, or natural beauty.

    d. Finding. A deficiency that could result in a Notice of
Violation (NOV) a fine or other enforcement action if discovered
by a regulatory agency. Findings normally are the result of
noncompliance with an applicable federal, state, or local
definition is allowed, as demonstrated by the following example:
An evaluator visits 15 sites and finds the same deficiency at 10
locations. The Environmental Compliance Evaluation (ECE) Team
Leader may assign a “Finding” to the worst site to identify the
trend and assign “Discrepancy” to the remaining nine sites.

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    e. Discrepancy. A deficiency that would not normally result
in an NOV, a fine, or other enforcement action if discovered by
a regulatory agency. Discrepancies normally result from poor
management practices or failure to follow installation SOP’s
MCO’s or DON and DoD directives. Also falling into the
discrepancy category are minor differences in interpreting
requirements and repetitive deficiencies identified as part of a

    f. Environmental Training. Any form of instruction and
information that is based upon, derived from, or guided by,
environmental laws, regulations, or policies.

    g. Acid Rain. An acidic deposit caused by the atmospheric
chemical transformation of Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) and Nitrogen
Oxides (NOx) emissions.

    h. Air Pollution Emergency Episodes. The accumulation of
air pollutants in an area which reaches levels which could, if
such levels are sustained of exceeded, lead to a substantial
threat to the health of individuals.

    i. Above-Ground Release. Any release to the surface of the
land or to surface water. This includes, but is not limited to,
releases from the above-ground portion of a under-ground storage
tank (UST) system and aboveground releases associated with
overfills and transfer operations as a regulated substance moves
to or from a UST system.

    j. Below-Ground Release. Any release to the subsurface of
the land and to groundwater. This includes, but not limited to,
releases from the below-ground portions of a UST system and
below-ground releases associated with overfills and transfer
operations as a regulated substance moves to or from a UST

    k. Disposal. The discharge, deposit, injection, dumping,
spilling, leaking, or placing of any Solid Waste (SW) or
Hazardous Waste (HW) into or on any land or water so that such
SW or HW, or any constituent thereof, may enter the environment
or emitted into the air or discharged into any waters, including

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     a.   Marine Corps Policy.

        (1) Marine Corps installations in the United States will
comply with all applicable substantive and procedural drinking
water regulations established by the EPA or those states that
have been granted primary enforcement responsibility.

        (2) Marine Corps installations located within foreign
countries will comply with the applicable Final Governing
Standards (FGS) or Overseas Environmental Baseline Guidance
Document (OEBGD) if no FGS has been published.

     b.   Terms and Definitions.

          (1) Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA).

            (a) Originally passed by Congress in 1974 to protect
public health by regulating the nation's public drinking water
supply. The law was amended in 1986 and 1996 and requires many
actions to protect drinking water and its sources (e.g., rivers,
lakes, reservoirs, springs, and ground water wells).

            (b) Requires compliance by federal installations and
activities to comply with all federal, state, or local
requirements, whether substantive or procedural, applicable to a
public water system or any activity which results, or may
result, in under-ground injection that endangers drinking water

          (2) National Primary Drinking Water Regulations (NPDWR).

            (a) Legally enforceable standards that apply to
public water systems. Primary standards protect public health by
limiting the levels of contaminants in drinking water.

            (b) NPDWR. A Marine Corps installation must comply
with the NPDWR if it or its designated contractor operates a
public water supply system that meets all of the following

                 1. Supplies water intended for human

                2. Is a community system or a non-transient,
non-community system.

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                3. Operates drinking water collection and
treatment facilities and does not consist solely of distribution
and storage facilities.

               4. Treats some or all of its own drinking water.

                5. Sells water from its system to tenant or
commercial activities.

        (3) Well. Bored, drilled, or driven shaft, or a dug
hole, whose depth is greater than the largest surface dimension.

            (a) Class I. Used by generators of hazardous waste
(HW) or owners/operators of HW management facilities to inject
HW and those used by cities and industries to inject fluids
beneath the lowermost aquifer containing an under-ground source
of drinking water, within 1/4 mile of the well bore.

            (b) Class II. Used for residual fluids from oil and
gas production, such as the injection of brine or fresh water to
enhance the recovery of oil or natural gas.

            (c) Class III. Used for extracting minerals such as
sulfur, potash, and salts.

            (d) Class IV. Used to dispose of hazardous and
radioactive waste; new class IV wells are prohibited, and the
existing wells must be phased out.

            (e) Class V. All other injection wells not included
in classes I-IV. Examples include certain septic system wells
and cesspools, storm drainage wells, dry wells used for waste
disposal, and heat pump wells used to circulate groundwater for
heating office buildings. Class V wells are most commonly found
aboard Marine Corps installations.

        (4) Aquifer. A geological formation, group of
formations, or part of a formation that is capable of yielding a
significant amount of water to a well or spring.

        (5) Well Head Protection (WHP) Area. The surface and
subsurface areas surrounding a water well or well field
supplying a public water system through which contaminants are
reasonably likely to move and to reach such water well or well

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        (6) WHP Program. The purpose of this program is for
states to protect wellhead areas from contaminants which may
have an adverse effect on the health of persons using wells for
drinking water within that area.

        (7) Under-Ground Injection Control (UIC) Program. The
purpose of this program is to regulate the injection of fluids
into under-ground strata which could affect groundwater

        (8) Sole Source Aquifer Program. The purpose of this
program is to designate and protect aquifers which are the sole
or principal source of drinking water for an area and which, if
contaminated, would create a significant hazard to public

        (9) Community Water System. A public water system which
serves at least 15 service connections used by year-round
residents or regularly serves at least 25 year-round residents.

        (10) Corrosion Inhibitor. A substance capable of
reducing the corrosiveness of water toward metal plumbing
materials, especially lead and copper, by forming a protective
film on the interior surface of those materials.

        (11) Disinfectant. Any oxidant, including but not
limited to chlorine, chlorine dioxide, chloramines, and ozone
added to water in any part of the treatment or distribution
process, that is intended to kill or inactivate pathogenic micro

    c. For more information on drinking water systems and water
conservation terms refer to MCO P5090.2A, Chapter 16.


     a.   Marine Corps Policy on Water Quality Management (WQM).

        (1) Marine Corps installations in the United States will
comply with all substantive and procedural WQM regulations
established by the EPA or those states that have been granted
primary enforcement responsibility.

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        (2) Marine Corps installations within foreign countries
will comply with the applicable Final Governing Standards
(FGS)/Japan Environmental Governing Standards or the Overseas
Environmental Baseline Guidance Document if no FGS has been

   b.   Terms and Definitions.

        (1) National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System
(NPDES). The national program for issuing, modifying, revoking,
reissuing, terminating, monitoring, and enforcing permits and
for imposing and enforcing pretreatment requirements under
sections 307, 402, 318, and 405 of the Clean Water Act (CWA).
The term includes approved state, interstate, or tribal

        (2) Discharge:

            (a) Under NPDES, the addition of any pollutant or
combination of pollutants to waters of the United States from
any point source.

            (b) Under OPA, any spilling, leaking, pumping,
pouring, emitting, emptying, or dumping, excluding NPDES-
permitted discharges identified under section 402 of the CWA.

        (3) Disposal Site. An interim or ultimately approved and
precise geographical area within which the dumping of wastes
into the ocean is permitted under specified conditions.

        (4) Dredged Material. Material that is excavated or
dredged from waters of the United States.

        (5) Dumping. A disposal and discharge of material, which
does not include any effluent from outfall structure that are
regulated under the provisions of the CWA, under the provisions
of Section 13 of the Rivers and Harbors Act, or under the
provisions of the Atomic Energy Act.

        (6) Fill Material. Any material used for the primary
purpose of replacing an aquatic area with dry land or changing
the bottom elevation of a water body.

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        (7) Pollutant. Dredged soil, solid waste, incinerator
residue, filter backwash, sewage, garbage, sewage sludge,
munitions, chemical wastes, biological materials, radioactive
materials, heat, wrecked or discarded equipment, rock, sand,
cellar dirt, and industrial, municipal, and agricultural waste
discharged into water.

        (8) Under-ground Injection. A well injection which
consists of the subsurface emplacement of fluids through a
bored, drilled, or driven well, or through a dug well, where the
depth of the well dug is greater than the largest surface

        (9) Wasteload Allocation. The portion of a receiving
water’s loading capacity that is allocated to one of its
existing or future point sources of pollution.

        (10) Water Quality Standards. Provisions of state or
Federal law which consist of a designated use or uses for the
waters of the United States, and water quality criteria for such
waters based upon such uses.

    c. For more information on drinking water systems and water
conservation terms refer to MCO P5090.2A, Chapter 20.


     a.   Identification.

        (1) It is essential that hazardous materials are
accurately identified to ensure safe storage, handling and

        (2) Federal regulatory agencies require manufacturers
and distributors to identify the physical, health and
environmental hazards of their commodities in several ways:

             (a) Placards

             (b) Labels

             (c) Markings

             (d) Material Safety Data Sheets

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        (3) Labels and Markings that May Indicate an Item is

            (a) If the Federal Supply Classification (FSC) of
the material is listed in Table I of FED-STD-313, it is possible
that the item contains a hazardous material:

                1. Table I FSCs are primarily in the 6800, 8000,
and 9100 series and are chemical type items.

                2. All FSCs listed in Table I generally require
the submission of an MSDS.

                3. Table one is listed in Appendix A of your
student outline.

            (b) If the manufacturer or vendor is a known
chemical company or their company name indicates an association
with chemicals, the item may contain hazardous materials.

            (c) The item nomenclature may indicate the item
contains hazardous materials.

            (d) A flashpoint marking of less than 100ºF
indicates that the material is FLAMMABLE and a flashpoint
marking of 100ºF or more but less than 200ºF indicates that the
material is COMBUSTIBLE.

            (e) If the package has a United Nations (UN)
standard marking Performance Oriented Packaging (POP), it
normally contains a hazardous material. However, non-hazardous
material may be shipped in a package containing a UN POP

            (f) Items with shelf-life markings may be unstable
and become hazardous if they deteriorate.

        (4) Individuals working with these materials are
responsible of having full awareness and understanding of the
requirements for hazard communications.

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     b. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

        (1) Copies of any MSDS are received and maintained so
employees have access to the information.

        (2) Chemical warning labels are affixed to each
container and are not removed or defaced.

        (3) Where hazardous chemicals are packaged, handled,
reacted, transferred or used, a written hazard communication
program is required.

    c. Specific Manufacturer's MSDS Information. Readily
available to DoD personnel through the DoD Hazardous Materials
Information System (HMIS):

        (1) Provides a means of distributing MSDSs on demand
without requiring the shipment of hard copies with the

        (2) HMIS CD-ROM version provides a means of delivering
hazard warning labels for use in the storage area and workplace.

   d.   DoD Requirements.

        (1) MIL-STD-129, "Marking for Shipment and Storage",
provides the uniform marking of military supplies and equipment
for shipment and storage.

        (2) Marking is defined as the application of numbers,
letters, labels, tags, symbols, or colors to provide
identification and to expedite handling during shipment and

        (3) Unless exempted at the time of acquisition, all DoD
supplies and equipment, including material shipped from storage,
are marked in accordance with MIL-STD-129.

        (4) Retain all required hazard markings, labels, and
placards on hazardous material packaging until the package is
sufficiently cleaned of residue and purged of vapors to remove
any potential hazards.

    e. For further information on identifying hazardous
chemicals/materials refer to MCO 4450.12A, Storage and Handling
of Hazardous Materials, Chapter 2.

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    a. The Marine Corps is required to identify and control the
storage, use, handling, and disposal of hazardous materials.

    b. All Marine Corps personnel shall handle hazardous
materials in a manner that safeguards personnel, property, and
environment. All pertinent regulations and standards will be
adhered to at all times.

     c.   Storage Facility Requirements.

        (1) A facility designed to store hazardous materials in
compliance with DoD requirements will address the following, as
a minimum, in the System Safety Analysis (SSA): roof/ceiling,
walls/columns, walking/working surfaces, climate control,
ventilation, access/egress, electrical systems, lighting,
alarms, monitors, communications, plumbing, fire suppression,
heat/smoke and explosion venting, spill control and containment,
emergency eyewash/shower and first aid, storage aids, and
training and emergency spill procedures.

        (2) Storage areas shall be arranged in a manner that
facilitates manual (4-foot aisles) and/or MHE (10-foot aisles)
access and handling, maintains stability, allows inspections,
and promotes good housekeeping.

    d. Types of Hazardous Materials Storage Areas. Listed below
are a few of the different types of hazardous material storage
areas. For further information refer to MCO 4450.12A, Chapter 4.

          (1) DoD Storage Type C: Corrosive Material Storage:

            (a) This area should be used to store liquid or
solid materials classified by UN class 8 as corrosive materials.
These materials may, in addition to being corrosive, be either
acidic or alkaline.

            (b) Should be stored on pallets that are compatible
with the material being stored.

            (c) Pallet racks or box pallets may be used to store
corrosive solids.

            (d) Should permit constant surveillance and
monitoring to detect leaking containers.

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            (e) Incompatible materials should not be placed
above or below each other.

       (2) DoD Storage Type D: Oxidizer Material Storage:

            (a) This type of storage should be used for UN
division 5.1, oxidizing materials (i.e., chlorine).

            (b) Arrangement and quantity of oxidizers in storage
depends upon their NFPA class (1, 2, 3, or 4), type of
container, type of storage (segregated, cutoff, or detached),
type of fire protection provided, and manufacturer's

            (c) Approval of the storage arrangement shall take
into consideration the potential evolution of large quantities
of toxic vapors that would present a severe hazard to
surrounding areas.

            (d) Oxidizers shall be stored to avoid contact with
incompatible materials such as combustibles, flammable liquids,
greases, and those materials, including other oxidizers that
could react with the oxidizer or catalyze its decomposition.

            (e) Oxidizing chemicals shall not be stored in the
same storage area with combustible materials and flammable
liquids. Combustible packaging and wood pallets may represent a
severe hazard and should be eliminated from the oxidizers
storage areas to the maximum practicable extent.

       (3) DoD Storage Type F: Flammable Material Storage:

            (a) Flammable and combustible liquids, solids,
aerosols, and flammable liquids with corrosive properties shall
be stored in a flammable storage area.

            (b) Liquids in containers should be stored on
pallets or pallet racks subject to the quantities and height
limits prescribed in Title 29 CFR.

            (c) Storage racks, either single or double row,
should be used.

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        (4) Storage of Operating Stock of Hazardous Materials in
General Purpose Storage Areas:

            (a) Each military service or agency may allow small
quantities of hazardous materials to be stored in general
purpose storage areas provided a specific limitation is placed
on the types of hazardous materials which can be stored, the
unit container size, and the maximum volume to be stored.

            (b) Guidance provided must address the type of
storage device allowed, such as storage room or cabinet, and the
specifications for construction of the storage device and must
not be less restrictive than applicable federal, state, local,
and/or host nations’ regulations.

            (c) Refer to Appendix B, Recommended Storage Limits
for Hazardous Materials in General Purpose Areas, for limit

    e. A hazardous material/chemical inventory is required of
all hazardous materials being stored. This inventory must
consist of the same product identity as specified on the MSDS,
the quantity on hand, and the date the inventory was established
and should be revised as often as needed.

   f.   Marking Requirements.

        (1) General Requirements:

           (a) Proper Shipping Name (PSN)

           (b) Identification Number

            (c) Technical names (in parentheses) for materials
described by certain generic or Not Otherwise Specified (NOS)

           (d) Consignee's or Consignor's name and address

        (2) Specific Requirements:

            (a) Liquid Hazardous Material. Requires each non-
bulk combination packaging having inner packaging containing
liquid hazardous materials be legibly marked with orientation
arrows on at least two opposite vertical sides.

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            (b) Hazardous Substances. Shall have the name of the
hazardous substance as part of the PSN if it is not included in
the PSN. If shipping a reportable quantity, the letters "RQ"
shall be marked on the package in association with the PSN.

            (c) Other Regulated Materials (ORM) D. Must be
marked with the ORM-D designation within a rectangle on at least
one side or end immediately following or below the PSN of the

            (d) DOT Exemptions. Shall be marked with "DOT-E"
followed by the assigned exemption number.

            (e) Poisonous Hazardous Materials. That are
poisonous by inhalation will be marked "Inhalation Hazard" in
association with the required labels or placards.

     g.   Labeling Requirements.

        (1) Packages containing a hazardous material must bear
the label(s) specified in Column 6 of the Hazardous Material
Table (Primary and Subsidiary hazard labels). This requirement
does not apply to limited quantities. (MCO 4450.12A, Appendix E)

        (2) Labels are prohibited on packages that do not
contain a hazardous material.

        (3) Labels must be printed on or affixed to the surface
of the package near the PSN.

        (4) Multiple labels must be placed next to each other
within 150mm.

    h. For more information on hazardous materials storage and
marking requirements refer to MCO 4450.12A.


     a.   Installation Spill Contingency Plan (ISCP).

        (1) Every unit should have an ISCP. You should refer to
your unit’s ISCP for your hazardous materials spills procedures.

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       (2) ISCP Contents:

            (a) Names, addresses, and 24-hour phone numbers of
the on-scene commander and alternates.

            (b) Emergency equipment and response materials,
location(s), and capabilities.

            (c) An evacuation plan, including signals,
evacuation routes, and alternate routes.

            (d) A description of arrangements with local fire
and police departments, hospitals, contractors, and state and
local emergency response teams for response or coordination of

            (e) Description. A description of personnel actions
and responsibilities required in response to known or suspected
personnel exposures, fires, explosions, or any unplanned sudden
or gradual release of oil, hazardous materials, hazardous
substances, or hazardous wastes to air, soil, or surface water
at the facility or nearby community. This response is generally
described in the following sequence:

                1. Phase I. Discovery and notification
(including both internal reporting and notification of
participating outside organizations).

                2. Phase II. Containment and countermeasures
(such as public health protection, source control, barrier
placement, etc.).

               3. Phase III.   Cleanup, mitigation, and

                4. Phase IV. Documentation (including external
reporting and follow-up written reports).

    b. For more information on hazardous material spills refer
to MCO 4450.12A.

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Environmental Department. Base Environmental can help you with
all questions you need.


     a.   Air.

          (1) Equipment exhaust

          (2) Convoy Dust

          (3) Range fires

          (4) Open air burning

          (5) Pyrotechnics/smoke pots/smoke grenades

          (6) Part-washer emissions

          (7) Paint emissions (to include CARC considerations)

          (8) Air conditioner/refrigeration chlorofluorocarbons

          (9) HM/HW release

          (10) Pesticides

          (11) Other toxic industrial chemicals/material

     b.   Archaeological/Cultural.

          (1) Maneuvering in sensitive areas

          (2) Digging in sensitive areas

          (3) Disturbing or removing artifacts

          (4) Demolition/munitions effects

          (5) HM/HW spills

          (6) Sonic Booms/prop wash

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   c.   Noise.

        (1) Low flying aircraft (helicopters)

        (2) Demolition/munitions effects

        (3) Night operations

        (4) Operations near post/camp boundaries and civilian

        (5) Vehicle convoys/maneuvers

        (6) Large scale exercises

   d.   Threatened/Endangered Species.

        (1) Maneuvering in sensitive areas

        (2) Demolition/munitions effects, especially during
breeding seasons

        (3) Disturbing habitat or individual species

        (4) HM/HW spills or releases

        (5) Poor field sanitation

        (6) Improper cutting of vegetation

        (7) Damage to coral reefs

   e.   Soil/Terrain.

        (1)   Over-use of maneuver areas

        (2) Demolition/munitions effects

        (3) Munitions and munitions related wastes

        (4) Range fires

        (5) Poor field sanitation

        (6) Poor maneuver-damage control

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          (7) Erosion

          (8) Troop construction effects

          (9) Refueling operations

          (10) HM/HW spills

        (11) Maneuver in ecologically sensitive areas such as
wetlands and tundra

          (12) Industrial waste runoff

        (13) Pesticide accumulation in soil, vegetation, and
terrestrial organisms

     f.   Water.

          (1) Refueling operations near water sources

          (2) HM/HW spills

          (3) Erosion and unchecked drainage

          (4) Amphibious/water crossing operations

          (5) Troop construction effects

          (6) Poor field sanitation

          (7) Washing vehicles at unapproved sites


     a.   Request For Environmental Impact Review.

     b.   Environmental Considerations Worksheet.

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REFERENCE                                     REFERENCE #

Environmental Compliance and Protection       MCO P5090.2A
Manual (Jul 98)

Environmental Considerations in Military      MCRP 4-11B
Operations (Jun 00)

Environmental Readiness Program Manual        OPNAVINST 5090.1C
(Oct 07)

Storage and Handling of Hazardous Materials   MCO 4450.12A
(Jan 99)

The Soldier and the Environment               TC 3-34.489

Unit's Standing Operating Procedures         UNIT SOP

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                             APPENDIX A

       This is not an all inclusive list, and is only meant as

           Table 1- MSDS Required For All Hazardous Items

FSC                        Title

6810       Chemicals
6820       Dyes
6830       Gases Compressed and Liquefied
6840       Pest Control Agents and Disinfectants
6850       Miscellaneous Chemical Specialties
7930       Cleaning and Polishing Compounds and Preparations
8010       Paints, Dopes, Varnishes, and Related Products
8030       Preservative and Sealing Compounds
8040       Adhesives
9110       Fuels, Solid
9130       Liquid Propellants and Fuels, Petroleum Base
9135       Liquid Propellant Fuels and Oxidizers, Chemical Base
9140       Fuel Oils
9150       Oils and Greases Cutting, Lubricating, and Hydraulic
9160       Miscellaneous Waxes, Oils and Fats

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                                    APPENDIX B


                           CLASS -------------------------       MAX QTY    MAX QTY
                                         MAX UI SIZE

FLAMMABLE LIQUID     F2      IB         32 oz/1000 ml            25 Gal     25 Gal
FLAMMABLE LIQUID     F3      IC         32 oz/1000 ml            25 Gal     25 Gal
FLAMMABLE LIQUID     F4      II         64 oz/2000 ml            120 Gal    120 Gal
COMB LIQUID          V4      IIIA       1 Gal/4000 ml            120 Gal    120 Gal
AEROSOL, FLAM        V3                 16 oz/500 ml             25 Gal     25 Gal
AEROSOL, NONFLAM     V2                 16 oz/500 ml               --         --
ALKALI, CORROSIVE,   B1               1 Gal/4000 ml (Liquids)    180 Gal      --
INORGANIC                             2.5 Lb/1.14 Kg (Solids)    990 Lb       --
ALKALI, CORROSIVE,   B2               1 Gal/4000 ml (Liquids)    180 Gal      --
ORGANIC                               2.5 Lb/1.14 Kg (Solids)    990 Lb       --
ACID, CORROSIVE,     C1               1 Gal/4000 ml (Liquids)    180 Gal      --
INORGANIC                             2.5 Lb/1.14 Kg (Solids)    990 Lb       --
ACID, CORROSIVE,     C2               1 Gal/4000 ml (Liquids)    180 Gal      --
ORGANIC                               2.5 Lb/1.14 Kg (Solids)    990 Lb       --
OXIDIZER             D1               6 oz/188 ml (Liquids)      10 Gal       --
                                      2.5 Lb/1.14 Kg (Solids)    250 Lb       --
OXIDIZER & POISON    D2               6 oz/188 ml (Liquids)      10 Gal       --
                                      2.5 Lb/1.14 Kg (Solids)    250 Lb       --
FLAM LIQUID AND      F6               4 oz/125 ml (Liquids)      10 Gal     25 Gal
FLAM LIQUID AND      F7               4 oz/125 ml (Liquids)      10 Gal     25 Gal
FLAMMABLE SOLID      F8               No Limit                   30 Lb        --
FLAMMABLE & POISON   F5               4 oz/125 ml (liquids)      10 Gal       --
GAS, FLAMMABLE       G2               1 Lb                       220 Lb       --
GAS, NONFLAMMABLE    G3               10 Lb                      300 Lb       --
UN POISON, PG II     T3               16 oz/500 ml (Liquids)     45 Gal       --
                                      3 oz/85 Gm (Solids)        7.5 Lb       --

1. For flammable liquids, maximum quantity based on 29 CFR 1910.106(e)(2)(b) based on
the application of horizontal standard for storage of materials.
2. Progression in U/I sizes chosen based on maximum quantity of 1 gal. as desirable
for storage.
3. All HAZMAT in general purpose storage area would be placed in storage cabinets
meeting requirements of 29 CFR 1910.106(d)(3). Maximum of 3 storage cabinets allowed
in fire area. Additional group of up to 3 cabinets must be separated from other
cabinets or group of cabinets by at least 100 ft. as specified by NFPA 30.
4. In lieu of storage cabinets, separate storage rooms constructed as specified in 29
CFR 1910.106(d)(4) are allowed.
5. Maximum storage for flammable aerosols based on fact that flammable aerosols are
considered same as OSHA IA liquids for storage purposes per the definition in 29 CFR
1910.106 (A)(13).
6. Maximum quantity of corrosives chosen based on fact that maximum desired amount in
storage should not equal EPCRA reportable quantity of Sulfuric Acid and Sodium
Hydroxide as these are common corrosives.
7. Storage of kits containing multiple types of hazardous materials will be determined
by the most restrictive size/quantity limitations, compatibility constraints, and most
severe hazard classification.
8. Incompatible products shall be placed in separate storage cabinets in the same
manner as specified in Figure 4.1.

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                                         APPENDIX C

1. Requesting Unit:

2. Name, Address, Phone Number (DSN, commercial) of Point of Contact:

3. Title and brief description of proposed action:

4. Location:

5. Potential Environmental Impact/Consideration: (See Note 1.)

       a. Air Quality:

               1. ___ Will there be any open burning associated with the project/action?

               2. ___ Will there be any boilers, incinerators, or fuel storage tanks larger than
                      1000 gallons provided?

               3. ___ Will there be any paint booths, solvent vats, degreasers, or other vapor-
                      producing industrial processes involved?

               4. ___ Will the project involve the use or disposal of asbestos?

               5. ___ Will project cause dust problems?

               6. ___ Will pollution control equipment be involved (e.g., baghouse filters)?

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b. Land Quality:

       1. ___ Number of acres involved?

       2. ___ Will the action require use of earthen fill material?

       3. ___ Will there be an increase in the level of soil disturbance/damage to

       4. ___ Will there be one acre or more of land cleared/disturbed?

       5. ___ Will wetlands be involved? How many acres? What work will be done in

c. Groundwater Quality:

       1. ___ Does the project involve use of herbicides, insecticides, or other

       2. ___ Does the project involve installation/use of septic tanks, leach beds, or
              other on-site disposal of sanitary waste?

       3.   _ Will there be any wells dug or any excavations deeper than 20 feet?

       4. ___ Will any toxic or hazardous material/waste requiring disposal be used or
              generated by the project?

       5. ___ Will there be an increase of solid waste (temporarily or permanently)
              caused by implementing the project/action?

       6. ___ Will the project or action be carried out within 200 feet of a drinking
              water supply well?

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d. Surface Water Quality:

       1. ___ Is the project located on or in a water body or adjacent to or in the
              100-year flood plain?

       2. ___ Will the project involve construction of drainage ditches/underground
              drains for purposes of lowering water table?

       3. ___ Will there be an increase in erosion/siltation from soil disturbing activity?

       4. ___ Will petroleum products including fuel, oil and lubricants be routinely
              stored or used (temporarily or permanently) at the site?

       5. ___ Will the project increase rates of surface/storm water runoff?

       6. ___ Will wastewater be disposed of in any way other than connection with the
        sanitary sewer?

e. Natural Resources:

       1. ___ Will there be a loss of forest land?

       2. ___ Will public access for hunting, boating, fishing, etc., be restricted?

       3. ___ Is there a change in land use from its present state?

       4. ___ Will removal of existing vegetation be required?

       5. ___ Are there potential effects on any threatened or endangered

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f. Permits and Applications:

       1. ___ Are there any required permits or approvals required for the proposed
              action? If so, please list.

g. Social-Economic Considerations:

       1. ___ Will the project cause an increase/decrease in on-base or off-base military

       2. ___ Will there be any increased demand on a local or state government to
              provide services?

       3. ___ Will there be any changes to traffic flow and patterns on or off base?

       4. ___ Will air traffic increase or flight patterns be altered?

       5. ___ Will any noise, traffic, dust, etc., be generated which may affect on- or
              off-base persons or property?

       6. ___ Is there any known controversy associated with the type of project or
              action proposed?

       7. ___ Are there any archaeological, historical, or cultural resources affected by
              the project/action?

h. General Considerations:

       1. ___ What alternative sites were considered for the proposed action?

       2. ___ Are alternative procedures, practices, or technologies available to
              minimize environmental impact or utility use?

       3. Are there likely effects on the human environment that:

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                              ___     a. are highly uncertain?

                              ___     b. involve unique or the potential for unknown risks?

                              ___     c. are scientifically controversial?

.                    4. ___ Would the proposed action adversely affect public health or

    Note 1. Most environmental issues can be addressed in the early planning stages. Each question must be answered
    YES or NO. Explain questions answered YES.

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                 APPENDIX D
ENVIRONMENTAL                      CONTROLS /

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