Kansas Contingency Plan regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Kansas Contingency Plan: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Hazardous waste contingency plan requirements: Kansas Administrative Regulations (KAR) 28-31-262(a), KAR 28-31-264(a), and KAR 28-31-265(a) (interim status)

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Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) Division of Environment Bureau of Waste Management Hazardous Waste Program

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See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Kansas has incorporated by reference the federal hazardous waste contingency plan requirements for large quantity generators, permitted hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs), and interim-status TSDFs. There are no additional state requirements.

Administration and enforcement. KDHE's Bureau of Waste Management administers and enforces the contingency plan requirements in Kansas.

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