Illinois Accumulation Time regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Illinois Accumulation Time: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Accumulation time rule: 35 Illinois Administrative Code 722.134

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Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEPA) Bureau of Land Division of Land Pollution Control Waste Reduction and Compliance Section

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See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Illinois has adopted the federal accumulation time rule that allows generators to accumulate hazardous waste on-site without a permit for specific periods of time. See the national section ACCUMULATION TIME to review the specific time periods applicable to each type of generator. See the state section HAZARDOUS WASTE STORAGE for more specific information on how generators may accumulate hazardous waste on-site without a permit.

Administration and enforcement. IEPA's Division of Land Pollution Control administers and enforces the state's accumulation time rules.


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