Arizona Recordkeeping regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Arizona Recordkeeping: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Air: Arizona Administrative Code Rules (AZ Admin. Code R) 18-2-306 and AZ Admin. Code R 18-2-317.02

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Hazardous waste large quantity generators (LQGs): AZ Admin. Code R 18-8-262

Medical waste, hospital/medical/infectious waste incinerators (HMIWIs): AZ Admin. Code R 18-2-732(J), AZ Admin. Code R 18-13-1405, and AZ Admin. Code R 18-13-1412

Pesticides: AZ Admin. Code R 3-3-401 to 3-3-405 and AZ Admin. Code R 3-8-503

Solid waste:

Municipal solid waste landfills (MSWLs): Arizona Revised Statutes (AZ Rev. Stat.) 49-761

Special waste: AZ Rev. Stat. 49-860, AZ Admin. Code R 18-13-1302, and AZ Admin. Code R 18-13-1305

Used oil quarterly and annual reports: AZ Rev. Stat. 49-802(C)

Waste tires: AZ Admin. Code R 18-13-1204 and AZ Admin. Code R 18-13-1207

Petroleum-contaminated soil (PCS): AZ Admin. Code R 18-13-1605, AZ Admin. Code R 18-13-1611, and AZ Admin. Code R 18-13-1614

Storage tanks:

Underground storage tanks (USTs): AZ Rev. Stat. 49-1083 and AZ Admin. Code R 18-12-245

Water:

Underground injection wells (UIWs): AZ Admin. Code R 12-7-179

Wastewater: AZ Admin. Code R 18-9-A203, AZ Admin. Code R 18-9-A206, AZ Admin. Code R 18-9-A309, AZ Admin. Code R 18-9-D301 to 18-9-D306, AZ Admin. Code R 18-9-C301, AZ Admin. Code R 18-9-C303, and AZ Admin. Code R 18-9-C304

Biosolids: AZ Admin. Code R 18-9-1013

Regulatory Agencies

Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ)

Maricopa County Environmental Services Department Air Quality Division

Pima County Department of Air Quality

Pinal County Air Quality

Arizona Department of Agriculture (AZDA)

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

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