Governing Law and Regulations
Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) Land Management Administration Solid Waste Program
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See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Maryland has requirements for solid waste sewage sludge transporters, scrap tire haulers, and CCB transporters in connection with permitting, licensing, inspections, and recordkeeping.
• Administration and enforcement. The Land Management Administration of the Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) administers and enforces Maryland's solid waste transporter rules.
SEWAGE SLUDGE TRANSPORTERS
"Sewage sludge" means any thickened liquid, suspension, settled solid, or dried residue that a sewage treatment plant extracts from sewage.
"Sewage sludge cake" means sewage sludge with total solids content between 15 and 35 percent.
COMAR 26.04.06.10, COMAR 26.04.06.23, COMAR 26.04.06.24, and COMAR 26.04.06.26
Application. Anyone who transports sewage sludge must obtain a Sewage Sludge ...