Arkansas Training regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Arkansas Training: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Asbestos: Arkansas Regulations (AR Reg.) 21.1801 to 21.2004

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Hazardous waste: Treatment, storage, and disposal facility (TSDF) personnel: AR Reg. 23.264.16 and AR Reg. 23.265.16 (interim status)

Medical waste:

Transporters: Arkansas Department of Health Rules, Management of Medical Waste from Generators and Health Care Related Facilities (ADH Medical Waste Rules), Section VII.L

Commercial TSDFs: ADH Medical Waste Rules, Section VIII.M

Solid waste management facility (SWMF) operators licensing, and continuing education: AR Reg. 27.301 to 27.304 and AR Reg. 27.502

Storage tanks:

Underground storage tank (UST) installers and testers licensing: AR Reg. 12.507 to 12.514 and AR Reg. 12.607 to 12.613

UST operators: AR Reg. 12.701 to 12.710

Wastewater treatment plant operators: AR Reg. 3.301 to 3.403

Water:

Wastewater operators: AR Reg. 3.301 to 3.403

Regulatory Agencies

Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) Hazardous Waste Division, Air Division, and Water Division

Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD)

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Arkansas has training requirements that are stricter than the federal.

Administration and enforcement. The Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) administers and enforces the asbestos and lead abatement personnel, CAFO operator, hazardous waste TSDF personnel, SWMF operator, UST installer/tester, and wastewater treatment operator requirements in Arkansas.

Requirements

TABLE: ENVIRONMENTAL TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

DISCUSSION

TABLE: ENVIRONMENTAL TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

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