Texas Recordkeeping regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Texas Recordkeeping: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Air: 30 Texas Administrative Code (TAC) 101.201(b), 30 TAC 101.211(b), and 30 TAC 106.8

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Asbestos—transporters: 25 TAC 295.56

Hazardous Waste:

Generators: 30 TAC 335.9, 30 TAC 335.10, 30 TAC 335.70, and 30 TAC 335.513

Transporters: 30 TAC 335.14

Treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs): 30 TAC 335.15, 30 TAC 335.152(a)(4), 30 TAC 335.117 (interim status), 30 TAC 335.122 (interim status), and 30 TAC 335.112(a)(4) (interim status)

Medical waste:

Generators: 30 TAC 330.1207(b) and 30 TAC 330.1219(a)

Transporters: 30 TAC 330.1211

Pesticides: 4 TAC 7.32, 4 TAC 7.33, 4 TAC 7.144, and 4 TAC 8.11(f)

Remediation—Dry cleaners: 30 TAC 337.70 to 337.72

Solid waste:

Municipal solid waste (MSW) landfill facilities: 30 TAC 330.125, 30 TAC 330.179, 30 TAC 335.585, and 30 TAC 335.586

MSW storage and processing units: 30 TAC 330.219

MSW transporters: 30 TAC 330.103

Sludge/septage transporters: 30 TAC 312.142

Septage transporters: 30 TAC 312.144 and 30 TAC 312.145

Scrap tires: 30 TAC 328.57, 30 TAC 328.58, and 30 TAC 328.62

Storage tanks:

Aboveground storage tanks (ASTs): 30 TAC 334.130

Underground storage tanks (USTs): 30 TAC 334.10

Water:

Ag waste: 30 TAC 321.46 and 30 TAC 321.47

Drinking water: 30 TAC 290.46 and 30 TAC 290.274

Reclaimed water: 30 TAC 210.57

Underground injection wells (UIWs): 30 TAC 331.67

Regulatory Agencies

Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ)

Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA)

Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) Division of Regulatory Services Environmental and Consumer Safety Section

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

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