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See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Arizona has adopted by reference the federal hazardous waste container requirements, including the federal empty container standards and the federal organic air emissions standards. In addition, owners and operators of hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs) that use containers for hazardous waste must comply with additional permit application requirements and pay several state fees.
• Administration and enforcement. ADEQ's Waste Programs Division administers and enforces the container requirements in Arizona.
TSDF PERMITS AND FEES
Owners and operators of hazardous waste TSDFs that use containers must comply with additional permit application requirements and pay several state permit fees, including an application fee and an annual registration fee. The state's more stringent permit standards and fees are reviewed in the state sections TSDF PERMITS and TSDF RESPONSIBILITIES.