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What's New Archive Page Updated on 1/6/2014

The following is a list of links to new content that was previously added to the UNIDOCS website.

Date
Description
June 11, 2013

City of Santa Clara Fire Dept. is recruiting to fill a Deputy Fire Marshal - Hazardous Materials position. Filing deadline is 6/24/2013. Details .

April 2 , 2013
City of Sunnyvale Dept. of Public Safety is recruiting to fill a Hazardous Materials Inspector position. Filing deadline is 4/17/2013. Details.
Oct 31 , 2012
Standards for Temporary Haunted Houses, Ghost Walks, and Similar Events (UN-046) added to Fire Prevention & Safety page.
Sep 4, 2012
Standards for Storage and Use of Portable Liquefied Petroleum Gas Outdoor Heaters (UN-048) revised. Details on Fire Prevention & Safety page.
Sep 4, 2012
Standards for Tents and Other Temporary Membrane Structures (UN-044) revised. Details on Fire Prevention & Safety page.
April 9, 2012
Santa Clara County Dept. of Environmental Health's Hazardous Materials Compliance Division (HMCD) is looking for student interns to assist the Hazardous Materials Program. These positions will provide assistance to the Program's Hazardous Materials Specialists. The application deadline is 5/25/2012. For details, click here.
April 9, 2012
Santa Clara County Dept. of Environmental Health's Hazardous Materials Compliance Division (HMCD) is recruiting to fill two Hazardous Materials Specialist I positions in their Hazardous Materials Program. Filing deadline is 4/27/2012. For details, click here.
Mar 28, 2012
Fire Protection System Impairment Directive (UN-098) added to Fire Prevention & Safety page.
Dec 14, 2011
Standards for Outdoor Carnivals and Fairs (UN-043) revised. Details on Fire Prevention & Safety page.
July 28, 2011
Santa Clara County Dept. of Environmental Health's Hazardous Materials Compliance Division (HMCD) is recruiting to fill a Hazardous Materials Technician position in their Hazardous Materials Program. Filing deadline is 8/11/2011. For details, click here.
June 1, 2011
Santa Clara County Dept. of Environmental Health's Hazardous Materials Compliance Division (HMCD) is recruiting to fill three Hazardous Materials Specialist II positions in their Hazardous Materials Program. Filing deadline is 6/14/2011. For details, click here.
May 11, 2011
Effective 7/1/2011, San Jose Fire Department will no longer be a Participating Agency. As of that date, all Unified Program responsibilities in San Jose will be handled by Santa Clara County CUPA: this includes the Hazardous Materials Business Plan Program; Underground Storage Tank Program; APSA Program; and Unified Program billing and permitting activities.
Mar 24, 2011
Unauthorized Release (Leak) / Contamination Site Report (UN-028) revised to address releases from all sources and customized for use in Santa Clara County. Revised form available on UST and Aboveground Storage pages.
Dec 14, 2010
Hazardous Materials Business Plan forms (UN-020 & UN-020UPCF) revised. Details on Hazardous Materials Disclosure and Revision Highlights pages.
Dec 14, 2010
Hazardous Materials Business Plan Modules for Use With CERS Electronic Reporting (UN-020CERS) revised. Details on CERS Electronic Reporting Resource and Revision Highlights pages.
Dec 14, 2010
Hazardous Waste Contingency Plan (UN-017) revised. Details on Hazardous Waste Management and Revision Highlights pages.
Dec 14, 2010
Underground Storage Tank Response Plan (UN-022B) revised. Details on UST Misc Documents and Revision Highlights pages.
Nov 15, 2010
Letter From Chief Financial Officer (UN-079) revised. Details on UST Financial Responsibility and Revision Highlights pages.
Aug 30, 2010
San Jose Fire Dept. is recruiting to fill three Hazardous Materials Inspector II positions in their Hazardous Materials Program: two permanent positions in the Inspection and Enforcement group; and one temporary position in the Development Services group.
Jan 17, 2010
Free Hazardous Waste Generator training for small quantity generator auto repair industry facilities located in Santa Clara County. Generate less than 270 gallons of hazardous waste per year and need training? Click here to sign up. Free training provided by Santa Clara County HMCD.
Dec 30, 2009
Requisitos Para la Acumulacion de los Desechos Peligrosos en el Punto de Generación añadido a la pagina de: Documentos en Español.
Dec 28, 2009
CERS Electronic Reporting resource page added to Unidocs. New modular portions of the Unidocs HMBP allow you to submit a complete HMBP using CERS.
Oct 6, 2009
Standards for Fire Department Vehicle Access (UN-096) added to Fire Prevention & Safety page.
Sept 16, 2009

UPDATE Unidocs HMOIP is now offline. All data will be available on California Environmental Reporting System (CERS). CERS "go live" date changed to 9/27/2009.

Sep 8, 2009
UPDATE Date Unidocs HMOIP will be retired and replaced by California Environmental Reporting System (CERS) has been changed to 9/22/2009. New data can be entered in or uploaded to Unidocs HMOIP until 9/16/2009. Details.
Aug 26, 2009

Standards for Large Family Day Care Homes (UN-059) revised. Details on Fire Prevention & Safety and Revision Highlights pages.

July 14, 2009

Effective 7/1/2009 an additional $25 State Electronic Reporting Surcharge applies to all facilities required to pay the existing $24 State Unified Program Surcharge.

This increase is for 3 years, and will be used for the development and implementation of the California Environmental Reporting System (CERS). Unified Program Agencies may bill the electronic reporting surcharge as an additional $25 invoice line item or combine the two State surcharges in a single invoice line item totaling $49. Details.

June 18, 2009

Biodiesel Blends in Underground Storage Tanks (UN-095) guidance document added to UST Misc Documents page.

June 11, 2009

Effective 8/20/2009 The Unidocs HMOIP will be retired. It will become the new California Environmental Reporting System (CERS), managed by CalEPA. Be sure to update your HMOIP user profile before the change date so all facility data you have entered transfers to CERS and you can use the new system. Details. CalEPA Video.

Mar 16, 2009

Spanish language documents added to Unidocs on new Spanish language page. Nuevo: Documentos en Español.

Mar 16, 2009
Management of Wastes Generated at Motor Vehicle Fuel Dispensing Facilities adopted as Uniform Document UN-072. Details on HazWaste Management page.
Mar 16, 2009
Training Record form adopted as Uniform Document UN-074. Details on HazMat Miscellaneous Documents page.
Mar 16, 2009
Small Automotive Repair Facility Requirements (UN-091) added to HazWaste Management page.
Mar 16, 2009
Emergency Generator Tank System Monitoring System Daily Inspection Log (UN-094) added to UST Monitoring page.
Feb 4, 2009
Smoke Alarm Compliance Statement form (UN-092) added to Fire Prevention & Safety page.
Jan 1, 2009
The City of Palo Alto has transferred regulation of UST systems to Santa Clara County CUPA. All other programs handled by Palo Alto Fire Dept. remain unchanged.
Dec 17, 2008
Standards for Construction Site Fire Safety (UN-024) revised. Details on Fire Prevention & Safety and Revision Highlights pages.
Oct 31, 2008
Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicle training session for local Fire/HazMat agency personnel set for 11/18/2008. Details on Training page.
Sep 29, 2008
UST System Installation/Upgrade Supplement (UN-009) revised to reflect code changes. Details on UST Installation and Revision Highlights pages.
Sep 5, 2008
Building Occupancy Classification Inventory Form (UN-035) revised to reflect code changes. Details on HazMat Construction and Revision Highlights pages.
Aug 25, 2008
Standards for Barbeques at Multiple Unit Residences (UN-090) added to Fire Prevention & Safety page.
Aug 13, 2008
Hazardous Materials Business Plan (UN-020) revised to correct minor editing issues. Details on HazMat Disclosure and Revision Highlights pages.
Aug 11, 2008
Emergency Contact Phone Number reference added for HazMat Business Plan facilities in Santa Clara County.
Aug 11, 2008
Information added to Download Instructions page to address activation of "Track Changes" data on Unidocs forms by some newer versions of MS Word.
May 27, 2008
Silane Gas Installation Supplement (UN-014) revised. Details on and HazMat Gases and Revision Highlights pages.
May 7, 2008
Standards for Storage and Handling of Portable LPG Outdoor Heaters (UN-048) revised. Details on Fire Prevention & Safety and Revision Highlights pages.
May 1, 2008

Standards for Portable Spray Painting Operations (UN-058) revised. Details on Fire Prevention & Safety and Revision Highlights pages.

Mar 27, 2008
Emergency and standby generator installation guidelines (UN-018) updated due to code changes. Details on HazMat Construction and Revision Highlights pages.
Mar 27, 2008
Hazardous Waste Contingency Plan (UN-017) updated and now available in MS Word template version. Details on Hazardous Waste Management and Revision Highlights pages.
Mar 27, 2008
List of Local HazMat Compliance Agency Jurisdictions (UN-004) revised to reflect updated contact information. Details on HazMat - Miscellaneous Document and Revision Highlights pages.
Apr 21, 2008
Santa Clara County Dept. of Environmental Health is recruiting to fill an Environmental Health Geologist/Engineer for their Local Oversight Program (i.e., clean-up oversight of petroleum contami-nated underground storage tank sites). The filing deadline was 4/30/2008. For details, click here.
Apr 17, 2008
Unattended Self-Service Motor Vehicle Fuel Dispensing Requirements added. See HazMat - Miscellaneous Document page.
Apr 14, 2008
Standards for Large Family Day Care Homes (UN-059) revised. Details on Revision Highlights and Fire Prevention & Safety pages.
Apr 2, 2008
Underground Storage Tank Response Plan (UN-022B) revised to be consistent with updated State Water Resources Control Board version. Details on and UST and Revision Highlights pages.
Mar 27, 2008
List of Local HazMat Compliance Agency Jurisdictions (UN-004) revised to reflect updated contact information. Details on HazMat - Miscellaneous Document and Revision Highlights pages.
Mar 27, 2008
Hazardous Waste Contingency Plan (UN-017) updated and now available in MS Word template version. Details on Hazardous Waste Management and Revision Highlights pages.
Mar 27, 2008
Emergency and standby generator installation guidelines (UN-018) updated due to code changes. Details on HazMat Construction and Revision Highlights pages.
Feb 27, 2008
Monitoring System Certification form (UN-036) revised to reflect State UST regulation changes effective 1/17/2008. UST Service Technicians must use revised form. Details on UST Testing and Revision Highlights pages.
Feb 20, 2008
Unidocs Online Hazardous Materials Reporting Tutorial added. Developed by Michelle Stewart at Santa Rosa Junior College with assistance from staff at the Santa Rosa Fire Department. Includes step-by-step instructions for electronically reporting your Hazardous Materials Business Plan. Please check with your local agency prior to electronically submitting.
Feb 11, 2008
Marking Requirements and Guidelines for Hazardous Materials and Hazardous Wastes (UN-016) revised. Details on Revision Highlights page.
Feb 11, 2008
Common Toxic Gases as Defined by the Toxic Gas Ordinance and California Fire Code (UN-015) revised. Details on Revision Highlights page.
Feb 11, 2008
Standards for Large Family Day Care Homes (UN-059) revised. Details on Revision Highlights page.
Jan 16, 2008
Title 27 CCR requirements mandating use of new and revised Unified Program Consolidated Form (UPCF) pages have changed. As of 1/17/2008, all UPCF submittals must be made using new forms or local equivalents. Impacted forms are UPCF Business Activities page, Owner/Operator ID page, One-Chemical-Per-Page HMBP inventory page, UST Permit Application forms, UST Certification of Installation/ Modification, and UST Monitoring Plan. Revised versions of the Unidocs HMBP and other UPCF pages have been released as of today.
Jan 7, 2008
Laboratory Hazardous Waste Treatment Guidelines (UN-071) added to HazWaste section.
Jan 7, 2008
Hazardous Waste Tank System Written Assessment Temporary Exemption Application (UN-073) added to HazWaste section.
Jan 7, 2008
Hazardous Waste Tank System Requirements for Large Quantity Generators and Onsite Treatment Facilities (UN-047) revised. Details on Revision Highlights page.
Jan 7, 2008
Unidocs' NFPA 704 Warning Marking Regulations guidance document (UN-084) withdrawn from use. For more information, check out our new Retired Documents page.
Dec 10, 2007
U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security's Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards require that any facility that manufactures, uses, stores or distributes certain chemicals above specified quantities must complete and submit a "Top-Screen" questionnaire by January 19, 2008. See the list of hazardous materials and their thresholds by clicking here. (Note that the list contains common materials such as ammonia, chlorine and propane, as well as many semiconductor manufacturing- and plating-related materials.) For more information, click here.
Dec 10, 2007
Metal Finishing Model Shop Program Pollution Prevention & Compliance Assistance Seminar set for 1/9/2008. Seminar Brochure
Nov 6, 2007
2007 California Fire Code and 2007 California Building Code training session announcements added to Fire Prevention Training section.
Oct 9 , 2007
HMBP Certification Form and HazWaste Point of Generation Accumulation Requirements guidance document updated. Details on new Revision Highlights page.
Jun 12, 2007
Advanced UST Inspector Training session in San Jose set for 8/15/2007. Enrollment limited to experienced UST inspectors only. Details on Training/Meetings page.
Jun 5, 2007
Siskiyou County CUPA joins Unidocs as member agency!
May 23, 2007
New features added to Unidocs Online Hazardous Materials Reporting System. For details, click here.
Apr 24, 2007
Santa Clara County CUPA Technical Advisory Committee meeting set for 4/27/2007. This is a public meeting. Details on Training/Meetings page.
Feb 20, 2007
Hazardous Waste Tank System Requirements for Large Quantity Generators and Onsite Treatment Facilities (UN-047) added to HazWaste section.
Nov 16 , 2006
Marking Requirements and Guidelines for HazMat and HazWastes (UN-016) revised and posted in Marking and Labeling section.
Nov 9 , 2006
New "Quick Links" added to documents pages to facilitate searches.
Aug 30, 2006
Standards for Residential Care Facilities (UN-077) added to Fire section.
Jun 29, 2006

Standard for Storage and Use of Portable Liquefied Petroleum Gas Outdoor Heaters (UN-048) revised and posted in Fire section.

Jan 26, 2006
Monitoring System Certification Form add-on page for vacuum/pressure sensors (UN-036A) added to UST section.
Jan 13, 2006
Sunset of temporary Universal Waste regulations. 66 kb
Sep 28, 2005
Updated Designated UST Operator Forms UN-057 and UN-061 added to UST section.
July 26, 2005
Designated Operator Facility Employee Training Record (UN-061) added to UST Section
May 31, 2005
Fire Prevention staff meetings added to training schedule
March 14, 2005
Contra Costa County Hazardous Materials Division joins Unidocs!
March 1, 200
Project to integrate UST data into Unidocs and other enhancments begins.
Dec 29, 2004
Union City Environmental Programs Division/CUPA joins Unidocs!
Oct 18, 2004
Carbon Dioxide Hazardous Materials Business Plan Reporting Exemption. Public Notice. Comments solicited through Nov 18, 2004.
Nov 15, 2001
EPA Letter confirms HMIS forms meet EPCRA reporting requirements, 194 kb
Oct 2001

Unidocs wins Award for Excellence