Ontario MOE (Ministry of the Environment) Waste Classes Handled by C.L.E.A.N.’s Authorized Service Providers
Spent pickle liquor
Acid solutions of sulphuric and hydrochloric acids containing ferrous salts from steel pickling.
Acid solutions, sludges and residues containing heavy metals
Solutions of sulphuric, hydrochloric and nitric acids containing copper, nickel, chromium, zinc, cadmium, tin, lead, or other heavy metals; chromic acid waste; acidic emission control sludges from secondary lead smelting.
Acid solutions, sludges and residues containing other metals and non-metals
Solutions of sulphuric, hydrochloric, hydrofluoric and nitric acids containing sodium, potassium, calcium, magnesium or aluminum; equipment cleaning acids; cation regenerant; reactor acid washes; catalyst acid and acid washes.
Other inorganic acid wastes
Off-specification acids; by-product hydrochloric acid; dilute acid solutions; acid test residues.
Alkaline solutions, sludges and residues containing heavy metals
Metal finishing wastes; plating baths; spent solutions containing metals such as copper, zinc, tin, cadmium; case hardening sludges; spent cyanide destruction residues; dewatered solids from metal and cyanide finishing wastes and cyanide destruction.
Alkaline solutions, sludges & residues containing other metals & non-metals, not containing cyanides
Alkaline solutions from aluminum surface coating and etching; alkali cleaner wastes; waste lime sludges and slurries; anion regenerants.
Bonderizing wastes; zinc phosphates; ferrous phosphates; phosphate cleaners.
Neutralized solutions, sludges and residues containing heavy metals
Metal finishing waste treatment sludges containing copper, nickel, chromium, zinc or cadmium; neutral salt bath sludges and washes; lime sludge from metal finishing waste treatment; dewatered solids from these processes.
Neutralized solutions, sludges and residues containing other metals
Aluminum surface coating treatment sludges; alum and gypsum sludges.
Brines, chlor-alkai sludges and residues
Waste brines from chlor-alkali plants; neutralized hydrochloric acid; brine treatment sludges; dewatered solids from brine treatment.
Wastes containing sulphides
Petroleum aqueous refinery condensates.
Waste containing other reactive anions
Wastes containing chlorates; hypochlorite; bromate or thiosulphate.
Inorganic waste from pigment manufacturing
Wastewaters and sludges from the production of chrome yellow, molybdate orange, zinc yellow, chrome green and iron pigments; dewatered solids from these sources.
Primary lead, zinc and copper smelting wastes
Slurries, sludges and surface impoundment solids; treatment plant sludges; anode slimes and leachate residues; dewatered solids from these sources.
Residues from steel making
Emission control sludges and dusts; precipitator residues from steel plants; dewatered solids from these sources.
Liquid tannery waste sludges
Lime waste mixtures; chrome tan liquors; dehairing solutions and sludges.
Wastes from the use of paints, pigments and coatings
Paint spray booth sludges and wastes; paper coating wastes; ink sludges; paint sludges.
Other specified inorganic sludges, slurries or solids
Flue gas scrubber wastes; wet fly ash; dust collector wastes; metal dust and abrasives wastes; foundry sands; mud sediment and water; tank bottoms from waste storage tanks that contained mixed inorganic wastes; heavy sludges from waste screening /filtration at transfer/ processing sites not otherwise specified in this table.
Chemical fertilizer wastes
Solutions, sludges and residues containing ammonia, urea, nitrates and phosphates from nitrogen fertilizer plants.
Miscellaneous waste inorganic chemicals
Waste inorganic chemicals including laboratory, surplus or off-specification chemicals, that are not otherwise specified in this table.
Surface run-off and leachate collected from landfill sites.
Inert inorganic wastes
Sand and water from catch basins at car washes; slurries from the polishing and cutting of marble.
Aromatic solvents and residues
Benzene, toluene, xylene solvents and residues.
Aliphatic solvents and residues
Acetone, methylethylketone and residues, alcohols, cyclohexane and residues.
Varsol, white spirits and petroleum distillates, thinners.
Gasoline, kerosene, diesel, tank drainings /washings/bottoms, spill clean-up residues.
Bunker, asphalts, tank draining/washings/bottoms, spill clean-up residues.
Wastes latexes, latex crumb and residue.
Polyester, epoxy, urethane, phenolic resins, intermediates and solvent mixtures.
Other polymeric wastes
Off-specification materials, discarded materials from reactors.
Halogenated solvents and residues
Spent halogenated solvents and residues such as perchloroethylene, trichloroethylene and carbon tetrachloride (dry cleaning solvents); halogenated still bottoms; residues and catalysts from halogenated hydrocarbon manufacturing or recycling processes.
Halogenated pesticides and herbicides
2,4-D, 2,4,5-T wastes, chlordane, mirex, silvex, pesticide solutions and residues.
Waste oils/sludges (petroleum based)
Oil/water separator sludge; dissolved air flotation skimming; heavy oil tank drainage; slop oil and emulsions.
Waste crankcase oils and lubricants
Collected service station waste oils; industrial lubricants; bulk waste oils.
Soluble oils; waste cutting oils; machine oils.
Oily water/waste oil from waste transfer/processing sites
Waste oil and oily water limited to classes 251, 252 and 253 that have been bulked/blended/processed at a waste transfer/processing site.
Pharmaceutical and veterinary pharmaceutical wastes other than biologicals and vaccines, solid residues and liquids from veterinary arsenical compounds.
Detergents and soaps
Miscellaneous waste organic chemicals
Waste organic chemicals including laboratory surplus or off-specification chemicals that are not otherwise specified in this table.
Photo processing wastes
Photochemical solutions, washes and sludges.
Graphic arts wastes
Adhesives, glues, miscellaneous washes; etch solutions.
Phenolic waste streams
Cresylic acid; caustic phenolates; phenolic oils; creosote.
Carboxylic or fatty acids; formic, acetic, propionic acid wastes; sulphamic and other organic acids that may be amenable to incineration.
Waste ethanolamines, urea; tolidene, Flexzone waste, Monex waste.
Organic non-halogenated pesticide and herbicide wastes
Organophosphorus chemical wastes; arsenicals; wastes from MSMA and cacodylic acid.
Other specified organic sludges, slurries and solids
Tank bottoms from mixed organic waste bulking tanks at waste transfer sites, mixed sludges from waste screening filtration at waste transfer processing sites not otherwise specified in this table.
Non-halogenated rich organics
Blended/bulked non-halogenated solvents, oils and other rich organics prepared at transfer/processing sites for incineration.
Non-halogenated lean organics
Blended/bulked aqueous wastes prepared at transfer/processing sites for incineration and contaminated with nonhalogenated solvents, non-halogenated oils and other non-halogenated organics.
Waste compressed gases, including cylinders
Methane (natural gas); nitrous or nitric oxide; propane, butane.
C.L.E.A.N.’s authorized service providers also specialize in the following areas: oil recycling, emergency spill clean up, transformer oil recycling services, removal and processing of all of your liquid wastes including interceptor waste, used oil and antifreeze, recycling of used oil filters and plastic containers as well as a full menu of options for parts washers, brake cleaners and paint gun cleaners, assisting in the identification of all waste streams, classifying, separating and inventorying of all waste streams, complete service package on various types of equipment that include various sizes of parts cleaners, solvent recyclers and aqueous brake cleaners and much more…
C.L.E.A.N.’s main service focus is in the following cities and surrounding areas: GTA (Greater Toronto Area), Ajax, Aurora, Bolton, Brampton, Brantford, Burlington, Caledon, Cambridge, Chatham, Collingwood, Durham, East York, Etobicoke, Guelph, Haliburton, Hamilton, High Park, Huntsville, Kitchener, Leaside, London, Markham, Milton, Mississauga, Morningside, Niagara Falls, North York, Oakville, Ottawa, Peterborough, Pickering, Richmond Hill, Sarnia, Scarborough, St. Catharines, Thornhill, Vaughn, Whitby, Woodstock, Windsor & Waterloo.
With the most recent addition of northern authorized service providers, C.L.E.A.N.’s service focus expands to the following cities and surrounding areas: Aliston, Barrie, Bobcaygeon, Chatsworth, Elliot Lake, Fenelon Falls, Garson, Goderich, Gravenhurst, Kincardine, Lindsay, Lively, Magnetawan, Meaford, Midland, North Bay, North Channel, Orillia, Owen Sound, Parry Sound, Pembroke, Petawawa, Port Elgin, Sauble Beach, Sault Ste Marie, Simcoe, Southampton, Sturgeon Falls, Sudbury, Thornbury & Wasaga Beach.