Iowa Training regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Iowa Training: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Lead paint abatement: Iowa Administrative Code (IAC) 64-70.4(135) and IAC 641-70.5(135)

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Pesticide applicator certification: IAC 21-45.22(206)

Solid waste:

Municipal solid waste landfill (MSWLF) training: IAC 567-113.8(455B,455D)

Sanitary landfill and solid waste incinerator training: IAC 567-104.25(455B,455D)

Transfer station operator: IAC 567-106.11(1)(455B,455D)

Storage tanks:

UST groundwater professional: IAC 567-134.1(455B) to 567-134.5(455B)

Underground storage tank (UST) compliance inspectors: IAC 567-134.6(455B) to 567-134.16(455B)

UST installers, liners, removers, testers, and inspectors: IAC 567-134.17(455B) to 567-134.29(455B)

UST operators: IAC 567-135.4(6)(455B) to 567-135.4(11)(455B)


Ag waste: IAC 567-65.19(459,459B)

Water and wastewater treatment system operator certification: IAC 567-81(455B)

Regulatory Agencies

Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Environmental Services Division

Iowa Department of Public Health (DPH)

Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship (IDALS) Laboratory Division Pesticide Bureau

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 7

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Iowa has adopted its own environmental training requirements that are stricter than federal rules for concentrated animal feeding operation (CAFO) manure applicators, lead paint abatement certification, pesticide applicator certification, solid waste landfill facility operators, solid waste incinerator operators, solid waste transfer station operators, underground storage tank (UST) operators, installers, liners, inspectors, and groundwater ...

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