Ohio Accumulation Time regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Ohio Accumulation Time: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Accumulation time requirements: Ohio Administrative Code (OAC) 3745-52-34 and OAC 3745-51-05

Regulatory Agency
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Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (OEPA) Division of Hazardous Waste Management

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Ohio has adopted the federal accumulation time rules that allow 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. For generator on-site hazardous waste storage requirements, see the state section HAZARDOUS WASTE STORAGE.

Administration and enforcement. OEPA's Division of Hazardous Waste Management administers and enforces the state's generator accumulation time rules.

Guidance Document

OEPA has published a fact sheet to explain the procedure for LQGs to obtain an extension to their 90-day accumulation period: Procedures for a 30-Day Extension Request to the 90-Day Accumulation Period. To access this document, click here.

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