About Keystone Landfill

 POLICY STATEMENT
&
OPERATING REGULATIONS

IT IS OUR POLICY TO OPERATE AND MAINTAIN A SAFE AND HEALTHY ENVIRONMENT FOR OUR WORKERS, TRUCK DRIVERS, VENDORS, SUBCONTRACTORS AND VISITORS. AS A RESULT, THE FOLLOWING RULES AND REGULATIONS HAVE BEEN DESIGNED AND PUT IN PLACE TO ASSIST IN MAINTAINING THIS POLICY.

  1. Operating Schedule:
                                        Monday - Friday: 6:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
                                        Saturday: 6:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
                                        Please Note: Trucks cannot be weighed in after closing times.
                                                                There will be no exceptions.

    Observed Holidays:
                                       New Years Day
                                       Good Friday-Close at Noon (Keystone Only)
                                       Easter Saturday (CES Only)
                                       Memorial Day
                                       Independence Day
                                       Labor Day
                                       Thanksgiving Day
                                       Christmas Day
     
  2. All open-top containers as well as pick-up and dump trucks must be properly covered at all times.
  3. All RECYCLABLE products shall be disposed at the designated areas located on site. You must always report to the office first and you will be directed to the proper disposal area.
  4. All trucks must STOP at the inbound scale to be weighed.
  5. All trucks should then proceed to the designated disposal site.
  6. All drivers must uncover their loads and fold their tarps at the designated area but never at the disposal face.
  7. No driver is allowed to back up to the disposal site and discharge his load until he receives specific instructions from landfill personnel to do so.
  8. No truck can leave the disposal area until all waste has been discharged. Trailers must be swept out and all trucks must be FREE OF ANY LITTER.
  9. Only the driver is allowed to go beyond the scale house. No passengers are allowed.
  10. All drivers must wear orange safety vests when they are on site and out of their truck.
  11. All drivers must wear hard-sole safety shoes. NO SNEAKERS ARE ALLOWED.
  12. Trucks must enter the truck wash only if they are instructed to do so by landfill personnel.
  13. All trucks must stop at the outbound scale to be weighed.
  14. All drivers must stop at the office before leaving the property.
  15. The speed limit is 5 mph and no passing is allowed.
  16. Drivers are to obey all instructions given by landfill personnel regarding landfill operations and vehicle operation.
  17. NO SMOKING is allowed in buildings or on site.
  18. If a request is made by a driver for assistance, landfill personnel will make every reasonable effort to provide that assistance. However, it is understood and agreed that the landfill and its employees will not be held liable for any damage that may result. Furthermore, labor and material costs may be incurred by the landfill and will become the responsibility of the owner of the truck.
  19. If you have or observe an EMERGENCY, please notify an employee immediately.
  20. Trucks should not come to the Landfill overweight. Our scales are tested, calibrated and certified on a regular basis and will be used to weigh all trucks. Tractor trailers that exceed 80,000 lbs. and triaxles that exceed 73,280 lbs. will be considered overweight and will be subject to our overweight truck policy.
  21. No truck, tractor or trailor can remain on site past 4:00 p.m. Any vehicle on site after 4:00 p.m. will be towed at the owner’s expense.
  22. All waste haulers must be in compliance with the requirements of Act 90. If you are not in compliance you will not be allowed to dispose waste at this facility. 
  23. The use of CELL PHONES IS PROHIBITED at all times while you are driving your truck on site.

07/24/02
09/03/02-Revised
04/04/03-Revised
05/18/05-Revised

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We reserve the right to modify, delete and/or add to the above listed landfill regulations without prior written notice. Violations are treated with the seriousness they deserve and will simply not be tolerated.


Keystone Sanitary Landfill

Waste Hauler Compliance Guidelines

 

Waste Hauler Stickers -  (Act 90 Compliance)  All trucks should have copies of the application, the    check sent and the letter received from PA D.E.P. indicating application was received.
   
Sticker Placement- Tractor Trailers-Cab-Driver’s Door, Trailer-front left side and back rear  (Total=3)
Straight Trucks-Driver’s door only (Total=1)
New Trucks - as soon as you decide to purchase an  additional vehicle you should begin the application process. Newly acquired vehicles are not exempt from this requirement.
   
Tarps-    Firmly secured, no holes, waterproof and cover all waste.
   
Loads- Must not be higher than the container. No leaking loads.
   
Fire Extinguishers Charged and accessible.
   
Signage-  

Municipal Waste or Municipal/Residual Waste must be on side of vehicle. Letters must be at least 6” high.

   
Manifests Waste origin and destination.
   
Residual Haulers- Must have copy of contingency plan in cab.
   
Weight Must comply with all weight restrictions.
   
Safety- All vehicles must be maintained to ensure safe operation.

This information is provided for guideline purposes only. For a complete and thorough understanding of all the requirements you need to review the appropriate regulations.

August 2 , 2005

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