Kentucky Biennial Report regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Kentucky Biennial Report: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Generator annual report requirements: 401 Kentucky Administrative Regulations (KAR) 32:040, Section 3 and 401 KAR 32:040, Section 7

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Treatment, storage, and disposal facility (TSDF) annual report requirements: 401 KAR 34:050, Section 6 and 401 KAR 35:050, Section 6 (interim status)

Annual report:

Annual report form: 401 KAR 32:040, Section 3; 401 KAR 32:040, Section 7; 401 KAR 34:050, Section 6; and 401 KAR 35:050, Section 6 (interim status)

Local submissions: 401 KAR 32:040, Section 3(3)

Waste assessment fee and return for generators: Kentucky Revised Statutes (KRS) 224.46-580(7)

Regulatory Agency

Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet Department for Environmental Protection (DEP) Division of Waste Management Hazardous Waste Branch Hazardous Waste Management Program

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Kentucky must receive an annual report from hazardous waste owners and operators of treatment, storage, and disposal facility (TSDFs) and large quantity generators (LQGs) by March 1 of each year. These annual reports fulfill the federal biennial reporting requirements. The Department for Environmental Protection (DEP) compiles the information from the annual reports to complete the federal biennial reports, due to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Region 4 office by March 1 of every even-numbered year.

In addition, small quantity generators (SQGs) must complete and submit an annual report.

Kentucky's annual report forms are state-generated forms that request information similar to that required by the federal biennial report.

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