Iowa Solid Waste Transporters: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Solid waste transporters:

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

Definition: Code of Iowa (IA Code) 455B.301

Vehicle requirements: Iowa Administrative Code (IAC) 567-106.15(455B)

Operating requirements: IAC 567-106.16(455B)

Transfer stations: IAC 567-106.8(455B) to 567-106.19(455B)

Permits: IAC 567-106.8(455B)

Location: IAC 567-106.9(455B)

Design: IAC 567-106.10(455B)

Operating requirements: IAC 567-106.11(455B)

Storage: IAC 567-106.12(455B)

Operator training: IAC 567-106.11(455B)(1)

Inspections: IAC 567-106.11(4)(455B) and IAC 567-106.14(2)(455B,455D)

Records and reports: IAC 567-106.13(455B), IAC 567-106.14(455B), and IAC 567-106.16(3)(455B)

Waste tire haulers: IAC 567-116.1(455B,455D) to 567-116.9 (455B,455D)

Definitions: IAC 567-116.2(455B,455D)

Registration: IAC 567-116.3(455B,455D) to 567-116.6(455B,455D)

Equipment markings: IAC 567-116.7(455B,455D)

Handling requirements: IAC 567-116.8(455B,455D)

Records and reports: IAC 567-116.9(455B,455D)

Regulatory Agency

Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Environmental Services Division Land Quality Bureau Solid Waste Section

Local solid waste authorities

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Iowa has regulations governing solid waste transporters, transfer stations, and waste tire haulers.

Administration and enforcement. The Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and local solid waste authorities administer and enforce Iowa's solid waste transporter, transfer facility, and waste tire hauler requirements.

State Requirements



IA Code 455B.301

Iowa statutes define "solid waste" as garbage, refuse, rubbish, and other similar ...

>> Read more about Solid Waste Transporters

More on this topic:

Governing Law and Regulations
Regulatory Agency
Comparison: State vs. Federal
State Requirements

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 |

Iowa Solid Waste Transporters Resources

Solid Waste Transporters Products

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!