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Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ)
ADH Division of Engineering
Arkansas Department of Emergency Management (ADEM)
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Arkansas's requirements concerning security for air toxics are covered in the state's accidental release prevention program, which follows the federal program. See the national sections RISK MANAGEMENT and SECURITY for more information.
Arkansas's rules for the security of hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs) follow the federal requirements in connection with facility security during the life of the TSDF and during a disposal facility's postclosure care period. Arkansas also follows the federal rules for storage of hazardous waste munitions and explosives. Class 1 landfills, Class 3 landfills, and Class 4 landfills in Arkansas must follow the federal access rules for municipal solid waste landfills (MSWLFs) as well as specific state requirements in connection with signage at the landfill facility's entrance, a locked entrance gate, and specified access hours. The rules for the storage of solid waste military munitions are the same as the federal rules.
Public water suppliers in Arkansas must comply with the federal Public Health Security and Bioterrorism Preparedness and Response Act of 2002. Public water suppliers must prepare ...