Governing Law and Regulations
Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) Office of Land Quality (OLQ) Compliance and Response Branch Hazardous Waste Management Program
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See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
Rules. In Indiana, hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facility (TSDF) owners or operators and large quantity generators are required to submit biennial reports to IDEM. Indiana adopted by reference the federal biennial report rules, adding that the report must be on forms provided by the Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM). Indiana uses its own reporting forms that are based on the federal Form 8700-13A/B and requires additional information not required by the federal reporting rules. The state's biennial report must be submitted to IDEM by March 1 of every even-numbered year. IDEM compiles the information from the biennial reports to complete the federal biennial reports, due to the U.S. ...