West Virginia Biennial Report regulations & environmental compliance analysis

West Virginia Biennial Report: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Large quantity generator biennial report requirement: West Virginia Regulations (WV Reg.) 33-20-5.1

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Treatment, storage, and disposal facility (TSDF) biennial report requirement: WV Reg. 33-20-7.2 and WV Reg. 33-20-8.1 (interim status)

Regulatory Agency

West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Division of Water and Waste Management Hazardous Waste Management Program

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See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. West Virginia has adopted by reference the federal biennial reporting requirements for hazardous waste large quantity generators and treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs). The federal form, EPA Form 8700-13A/B, must be sent to the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) by March 1 of each even-numbered year.

Administration and enforcement. DEP's Hazardous Waste Management Program administers and enforces the biennial reporting rules in West Virginia.

Additional Guidance

DEP mails information packets requesting biennial report data in January of the year the report is due. DEP uses American Resource Management's Easitrak online software to collect data from reporting facilities. Contact DEP at 304-926-0499, Ext. 1297, for more information.

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