Governing Law and Regulations
Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) Waste Programs Division
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Arizona follows the federal hazardous waste treatment rules and has an additional requirement for the containment systems of hazardous waste underground treatment tanks (interim status) as well as additional requirements in connection with treatment facility registration, permits, and fees.
• Administration and enforcement. ADEQ's Waste Programs Division administers and enforces the hazardous waste treatment requirements in Arizona.
PERMITTED TREATMENT FACILITIES
Permits and Fees
The state has additional permit application requirements for hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs), including those regarding the need for a disclosure statement and additional Part B information. In addition, the state requires fees in connection with the permit application, permit modifications, closure plans, and waste management. For guidance, see the state section TSDF PERMITS.
AZ Rev. Stat. 49-929
All treatment facilities in Arizona must register annually with ADEQ and ...