Ohio Inspections regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Ohio Inspections: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Air: Ohio Administrative Code (OAC) 3745-17, OAC 3745-21, and OAC 3745-77-07(C)(2)

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Asbestos: OAC 3745-20-10(B)(4) and OAC 3745-20-11(B)(4)

Brownfields: Ohio Revised Code Annotated (ORCA) 3746.21

Hazardous substances: ORCA 3751.08

Hazardous waste:

Generators, transporters, and treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs): ORCA 3734.04, ORCA 3734.07(C), and ORCA 3734.31

Solid waste:

Solid waste facilities and infectious waste treatment facilities: ORCA 3734.04, ORCA 3734.07(C), and ORCA 3734.31 (interim status)

Composting facilities, Classes I, II, III, and IV: OAC 3745-560-04(A), OAC 3745-560-115, OAC 3745-560-215, OAC 3745-560-315, and OAC 3745-560-415

Industrial solid waste landfill: OAC 3745-29-19(E)(11)

Residual waste landfills: OAC 3745-30-14(E)(10)

Sanitary landfills: OAC 3745-27-19(E)(11) and ORCA 3734.041

Scrap tire facilities: ORCA 3734.042

Construction and demolition C&D debris facility: ORCA 3714.08

Storage tanks:

Underground storage tanks (USTs): OAC 1301:7-9-15(C)(3), OAC 1301:7-9-06, and OAC 1301:7-9-07

Water:

Ag waste: OAC 901:10-2-08, OAC 901:10-2-19, and OAC 901:10-3-10

Drinking water: ORCA 6109.34

Sludge: ORCA 6111.05

Underground injection: ORCA 6111.05

Wastewater: ORCA 6111.05

Workplace safety and health (public sector only):

Agency inspection of workplaces: ORCA 4167.10 and regulations at OAC 4167-8-01

Employer inspection of its workplaces: OAC 4167-3-01

Hazardous materials motor carriers: OAC 4901:2-5-11 and OAC 4901:2-5-13

Regulatory Agencies

Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (Ohio EPA)

Ohio Department of Commerce Division of the State Fire Marshal Bureau of Underground Storage Tank Regulation (BUSTR)

Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO)

Ohio State Highway Patrol

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