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 335-14-3-.01(6)(b)2.(iii), Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-3-.01(7)(a)1.(iv), 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), Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-3-.01(7)(a)1.(v), and Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-3-.01(6)(b)2.(iv)

Secondary containment:

Interim-status facilities and large quantity generators (LQGs): Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-6-.09(6) and Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-3-.01(7)(a)1.(viii)

Removal of spills or leaked wastes: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-5-.09(6)(b)5, Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-6-.09(6)(b)5, and Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-3-.01(7)(a)1.(viii)

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

Regulatory Agency

Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) Land Division Industrial Hazardous Waste Branch Compliance & Enforcement Section

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Alabama follows the federal requirements for managing hazardous waste containers, which include standards for empty container standards, organic air emissions standards, and standards applicable to owners and operators of hazardous waste treatment, storage, and ...


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