Hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facility (TSDF contingency plan requirements: Utah Administrative Rules (R)315-264-50 to 315-265-56 and R315-265-1 (interim status)
Hazardous waste large quantity generator (LQG) contingency plan requirements: R315-262-34(a)(4)
Copies of the plan: R315-264-53
Utah Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Division of Waste Management and Radiation Control Hazardous Waste Management Program
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
• Rules. Utah follows the federal contingency plan rules for large quantity generators (LQGs) and hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs), and adds standards concerning notification and copies of the plan.
• Administration and enforcement. The Utah Department of Environmental Quality's (DEQ) Division of Waste Management and Radiation Control administers and enforces the contingency plan requirements in Utah.
Once a contingency plan has been implemented, the federal rules require the emergency coordinator to immediately notify either the National Response Center or the government official designated as the on-scene coordinator for that geographical area. Utah requires the emergency coordinator to notify the DEQ and either the National Response Center at 800-424-8802 or the government official designated as the on-scene coordinator for that geographical area. If notifying the DEQ, call the department's 24-hour answering service at 801-536-4123.
COPIES OF THE PLAN