Waste Management

The Waste Management page stores waste information for Facilities.  This page also allows users to manage waste information including waste type, generation date, container type, management methods, alert information, etc.  To access the Waste Management page from the main menu, users may select the Operations module then Waste Management.

The Waste Management page is comprise of the following tabs:

Onsite This tab lists information for waste stored onsite at the selected Facility.
In Process This tab lists information for waste that is being processed from a Facility.
Historic This tab lists information for historical waste information for the selected Facility.

Entering Data

  1. The Waste Management page will open on the Onsite tab.
  2. Enter the name or the first few letters of the desired Facility. The dropdown list will populate with all the possible facilities.  Click Select
  3. On the remaining tabs, users can add information by scrolling to the bottom of the page and selecting the "Add a new row" icon (i.e., the icon shaped like a plus sign).  If data for multiple rows has been added, users may select multiple items by pressing and holding CTRL and selecting the items.  Users can delete a row by selecting the icon that looks like a trashcan, and they can insert a row by selecting the arrow icon.  For a visual list of the most common icons in ACTS, click here.  Note: All fields that require data are indicated by an asterisk (*). Select the Save icon in the main menu at the top of the page before proceeding to step 2.  For data to appear as dropdown items, it must first be saved in ACTS.

Accessing the Waste Manifest Document

Waste Manifest is a shipping document that tracks waste from the point of generation to the point of disposal.  The icons that allow users to access, develop, and amend the Waste Manifest page are located at the bottom of the Waste Management page.  Below is a list of all Waste Manifest icons: