Utah Recordkeeping regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Utah Recordkeeping: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Air: Utah Administrative Rules (R)307-150-1, R307-170-8, and R307-203-1

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Asbestos: R307-801-16

Pesticides: R68-7-8

Hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs): R315-5-8.3

Solid waste:

Facilities: R315-302-2, R315-304-5(1), R315-305-4(6), R315-306-2(3), R315-306-3(2), R315-307-3(5), R315-312-2(1), R315-312-3(4)(a), R315-313-2(2), R315-314-2(1)(a), R315-314-3(3)(l), R315-314-3(3)(m), and R315-315-1(2)

Composting facilities: R315-312-3(4)(a)

Waste tire storage facilities: R315-314-3(3)(l)

Underground storage tanks (USTs) closure plans: R311-204-2(f)

Water:

Drinking water: R309-105-12 and R309-105-17

Wastewater: R317-8-3

Underground injection control (UIC): R317-7-9.2

Regulatory Agencies

Utah Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)

Utah Department of Agriculture and Food (UDAF)

Utah Labor Commission Division of Occupational Safety and Health (UOSH)

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Utah's environmental recordkeeping regulations are stricter in some cases than the federal.

Administration and enforcement. The DEQ is responsible for the administration and enforcement of environmental recordkeeping requirements in Utah.

Requirements

TABLE: ENVIRONMENTAL REQUIREMENTS

DISCUSSION

ENVIRONMENTAL REQUIREMENTS

CITATION and DESCRIPTION RECORDS RETENTION
Air— Emissions inventories R307-150-1 A copy of the emissions inventory submitted to the DEQ and any supporting documentation 5 years from the due date of the emissions statement
Air— Sulfur dioxide milestone inventories for Acid Rain sources R307-150-1 and R307-150-4 A copy of the emissions inventory submitted to the DEQ ...

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