Kansas Training regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Kansas Training: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Asbestos abatement personnel: Kansas Administrative Regulation (KAR) 28-50-5 and KAR 28-50-6

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Emergency response for attendants and cashiers involved in fuel transfers at retail gas stations: KAR 22-7-10

Hazardous waste:

Small quantity generators (SQGs) and Kansas small quantity generators (KSQGs): KAR 28-31-262a(d)(1) and KAR 28-31-262a(e)(4)

Pesticide control technicians: KAR 4-13-34 to 4-13-38

Solid waste:

Transfer station personnel: KAR 28-29-23a(c)(21)

Storage tanks:

Underground storage tank (UST) installers and tightness testers: KAR 28-44-21 and KAR 28-44-22

UST operator training: Kansas Storage Tank Act, Kansas Statutes Annotated (KS Stat. Ann.) 65-34,135

Swine concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs): KAR 28-18a-26 to 28-18a-31


Ag waste: KAR 28-18a-26 to 28-18a-31

Drinking water and wastewater: KAR 28-16-31

Workplace safety and health: U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (OSH Act), 29 USC 651et seq. and regulations at 29 CFR 1910 and 29 CFR 1926

Regulatory Agencies

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE)

U.S. Department of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Region 7

Kansas Department of Agriculture (KDA) Pesticide Section

Kansas State Fire Marshal's Office (KSFMO)

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Kansas has adopted training requirements that are stricter than federal requirements for asbestos abatement supervisors, gas station employees, pesticide workers, solid waste transfer facility personnel, swine CAFOs, water and wastewater system operators, and installers ...

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