Closure/Post-Closure Plans regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Closure/Post-Closure Plans: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), 42 USC 6924

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Closure regulations: 40 CFR 270.1(c), 40 CFR 264.110 to 264.116 and 40 CFR 265.110 to 265.116 (interim status)

Post-closure regulations: 40 CFR 270.1(c), 40 CFR 270.28, 40 CFR 264.117 to 264.120, and 40 CFR 265.117 to 265.121 (interim status)

Financial responsibility requirements: 40 CFR 264.140 to 264.151 and 40 CFR 265.140 to 265.150 (interim status)

Definitions and terms: 40 CFR 270.1(c), 40 CFR 270.28, 40 CFR 264.110 to 264.120, and 40 CFR 265.110 to 265.121 (interim status)

Alternative closure standards: 40 CFR 270.1(c)(7), 40 CFR 264.110, 40 CFR 265.110, and 40 CFR 265.121 (interim status)

Closure plan: 40 CFR 264.112 and 40 CFR 265.112 (interim status)

Additional closure standards:

Facility survey plat: 40 CFR 264.116 and 40 CFR 265.116 (interim status)

Notification: 40 CFR 264.112 and 40 CFR 265.112 (interim status)

Deadlines: 40 CFR 264.113(a) and 40 CFR 264.113(b); 40 CFR 265.113(a) and 40 CFR 265.113(b) (interim status)

Delay of closure: 40 CFR 264.113(d) and 40 CFR 264.113(e); 40 CFR 265.113(d) and 40 CFR 265.113(e) (interim status)

Closure certification: 40 CFR 264.115 and 40 CFR 265.115 (interim status)

Alternative post-closure standards: 40 CFR 264.110 and 40 CFR 265.110 (interim status)

Post-closure plan: 40 CFR 264.118 and 40 CFR 265.118 (interim status)

Additional post-closure standards:

Notification and records: 40 CFR 264.119 and 40 CFR 265.119 (interim status)

Post-closure certification: 40 CFR 264.120 and 40 CFR 265.120 (interim status)

Financial responsibility:

Cost estimates: 40 CFR 264.142 and 40 CFR 264.144; 40 CFR 265.142 and 40 CFR 265.144 (interim status)

Financial assurance: 40 CFR 264.140 to 264.151 and 40 CFR 265.140 to ...


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