Arkansas Contingency Plan regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Arkansas Contingency Plan: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Contingency plan requirements: Arkansas Regulation (AR Reg.) 23.262.34(a)(4), AR Reg. 23.264.50 to 23.264.56, and AR Reg. 23.265.50 to 23.265.56 (interim status)

Regulatory Agency
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Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) Hazardous Waste Division

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Arkansas follows the federal contingency plan requirements for large quantity generators; permitted hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs); and interim-status TSDFs.

Administration and enforcement. The Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) administers and enforces the contingency plan requirements in Arkansas.

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