Indiana Containers regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Indiana Containers: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Container management rules and organic air emissions rules: 329 Indiana Administrative Code (IAC) 3.1-9-1 and 329 IAC 3.1-10-1 (interim status)

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Empty container standards: 329 IAC 3.1-6-1

Regulatory Agency

Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) Office of Land Quality Compliance and Response Branch Hazardous Waste Management Program

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Indiana has adopted by reference the federal rules for hazardous waste containers, including the empty container requirements and the 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 permit and facility fees.

Administration and enforcement. IDEM's Compliance and Response Branch administers and enforces the hazardous waste container rules in Indiana.

State Requirements

PERMITS AND FEES

Indiana's permit requirements for hazardous waste containers include the federal standards plus the state's additional rules requiring a permit application fee, an annual facility operating fee, additional permit application information, and local facility siting requirements. See the state section TSDF PERMITS to review these requirements and fees.

Guidance Documents

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More on this topic:

Governing Law and Regulations
Regulatory Agency
Comparison: State vs. Federal
State Requirements
Guidance Documents