|
|
Close





Illinois Hazardous Waste Tanks: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Hazardous waste tank rules: 35 Illinois Administrative Code (IAC) 724.290 to 724.300 and 35 IAC 725.290 to 725.302 (interim status)

For a Limited Time receive a FREE EHS Report "Recordkeeping for EHS Managers." This special report contains a recordkeeping checklist to help you keep track of your records for major environmental laws and OSHA's Hazard Communication Standard. Download Now

Secondary containment variance: 35 IAC 724.293(h)

Organic air emissions standards: 35 IAC 724.930 to 724.990 and 35 IAC 725.930 to 725.990 (interim status)

Regulatory Agencies

Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEPA) Bureau of Land Division of Land Pollution Control Waste Reduction and Compliance Section Hazardous Waste Management Program

Illinois Pollution Control Board (IPCB)

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Illinois has adopted the federal hazardous waste tank rules, including the organic air emissions standards, and has added requirements for obtaining a variance from the secondary containment requirements. In addition, owners and operators of hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs) that use tanks for hazardous waste storage or treatment must comply with additional permit application requirements and pay several state permit and facility fees.

Administration and enforcement. IEPA's Bureau of Land administers and enforces the hazardous waste tank requirements in Illinois. IPCB reviews requests for variances from tank secondary containment requirements.

State Requirements

SECONDARY CONTAINMENT VARIANCE

35 IAC 724.293(h)

Owners and operators of hazardous waste tanks must submit secondary containment variances to IPCB.

The variance request must include all the federally required documents described in the national section HAZWASTE STORAGE AND TREATMENT TANKS, plus the petitioner's ...


>> Read more about Hazardous Waste Tanks

State Requirements

National | Alabama | Arizona | Arkansas | California | Colorado | Connecticut | Delaware | Florida | Georgia | Illinois | Indiana | Iowa | Kansas | Kentucky | Louisiana | Maryland | Massachusetts | Michigan | Minnesota | Mississippi | Missouri | Montana | New Hampshire | New Jersey | New York | North Carolina | Ohio | Oklahoma | Oregon | Pennsylvania | Rhode Island | South Carolina | Tennessee | Texas | Utah | Virginia | Washington | West Virginia | Wisconsin |

Illinois Hazardous Waste Tanks Resources

Hazardous Waste Tanks Products

Enviro.BLR.com
Enviro.BLR.com is the online tool that makes state environmental compliance management a whole lot easier. Get plain-English state and federal regulatory analysis, 1000's of compliance checklists, forms and other tools, plus daily regulatory updates. "
SPCC Interactive Webinar Recording
BLR Webinar: "SPCC: Current Status and Upcoming Changes; Get Your Facility Up to Speed Now""
Enviro Update Webinar - May 1
BLR Webinar: "Enviro Update: What To Expect From the EPA in Obama’s Second Term""
Enviro Update Webinar Recording
BLR Webinar: "Enviro Update: What To Expect From the EPA in Obama’s Second Term""
Enviro Update Webinar and Recording - May 1
BLR Webinar: "Enviro Update: What To Expect From the EPA in Obama’s Second Term""
Free Special Reports
Get Your FREE Special Report. Download Any One Of These FREE Special Reports, Instantly!
Featured Special Report
Claim Your Free Copy of Recordkeeping for EHS Managers

One of the most tedious aspects of an EHS manager’s job is to keep track of a host of records. Laws have been passed in every jurisdiction requiring facilities to produce and retain records of various kinds. Don’t get caught without the necessary records in the event of a surprise EPA or OSHA inspection! This special report shows EHS managers at a glance the records they must keep on hand and for how long.

Download Now!

This special report contains a recordkeeping checklist to help you keep track of your records for major environmental laws and OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard.

Also included are 3 useful tables which provide:
  • A summary listing of federal environmental recordkeeping requirements
  • A list of federal safety recordkeeping requirements.
  • A list of federal recordkeeping requirements for DOT and the Department of Homeland Security as they apply to hazardous material transporters and chemical facilities.
Download Now!