North Carolina Solid Waste: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Solid Waste Management Act of 1989, General Statutes of North Carolina (N.C. Gen. Stat.) 130A-309.01 to 130A-309.29; North Carolina Scrap Tire Disposal Act, N.C. Gen. Stat. 130A-309.51 to 130A-309.63; N.C. Gen. Stat. 130A-309.70 to 130A-309.99

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Rules for solid waste management: 15A North Carolina Administrative Code (NCAC) 13B.0100 to 13B.1700

Permit application requirements for solid waste management facilities: 15A NCAC 13B.0201 to 13B.0204

Application and operational requirements for processing and treatment facilities: 15A NCAC 13B.0301 and 15A NCAC 13B.0302

Application and operational requirements for transfer facilities: 15A NCAC 13B.0401 and 15A NCAC 13B.0402

Application and operational requirements for sanitary landfills: 15A NCAC 13B.0504 and 15A NCAC 13B.0505

Application and operational requirements for construction and demolition landfills: 15A NCAC 13B.0531 to 13B.0547

Application and operational requirements for land clearing and inert debris (LCID) landfills: 15A NCAC 13B.0560 to 13B.0566

Application and operational requirements for incinerators: 15A NCAC 13B.0508 and 15A NCAC 13B.0509

Rules for municipal solid waste landfill facilities (MSWLFs): 15A NCAC 13B.1601 to 13B.1680

Solid waste facilities:

Definitions: N.C. Gen. Stat. 130A-290 and N.C. Gen. Stat. 130A-309.53

Waste determination: 15A NCAC 13B.0103

Prohibited wastes: 15A NCAC 13B.0103(c), N.C. Gen. Stat. 130A-309.10(f), and N.C. Gen. Stat. 130A-309.10(f1)

Financial responsibility: N.C. Gen. Stat. 130A-295.2

Solid waste disposal sites: 15A NCAC 13B.0501

General permit and operation requirements: 15A NCAC 13B.0201 to 13B.0206, 15A NCAC 13B.0301, 15A NCAC 13B.0302, 15A NCAC 13B.0401, 15A NCAC 13B.0402, 15A NCAC 13B.0508, 15A NCAC ...

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