Alabama Containers regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Alabama Containers: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Container management rules: Alabama Administrative Code (Ala. Admin. Code r) 335-14-5-.09 and Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-6-.09 (interim status)

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Empty container standards: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-2-.01(7)

Organic air emissions standards: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-5-.27 to 335-14-5-.29 and Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-6-.27 to 335-14-6-.29 (interim status)

Stacking limitation: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-5-.09(4)(c) and Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-6-.09(4)(c)

Inspection logs: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-5-.09(5), Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-6-.09(5), Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-5-.02(6)(d), Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-6-.02(6)(d), and Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-3-.03(5)

Marking containers: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-3-.03(5)(a)3 and Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-3-.03(5)(d)5

Secondary containment:

Interim-status facilities and generators: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-6-.09(6), Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-3-.03(5)(a)1.(i), and Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-3-.03(5)(d)2

Removal of spills or leaked wastes: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-5-.09(6)(b)5 and Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-6-.09(6)(b)5

Empty containers: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-2-.01(7)(b)3.(1)

Regulatory Agency

Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) Land Division Waste Programs Branch Hazardous Waste Program

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See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Alabama follows the federal hazardous waste container requirements, including the federal empty container standards and organic air emissions standards. The state has additional requirements as to stacking limitations, inspection logs, and marking containers. Secondary containment ...


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Comparison: State vs. Federal
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