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See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Kentucky's container rules include both federal rules and more stringent state requirements in connection with additional permit application requirements and several state permit fees. The state's more stringent permit standards and fees are reviewed in the state section TSDF PERMITS.
The state has adopted the federal empty container standards and the federal organic air emissions standards.
• Administration and enforcement. DEP's Hazardous Waste Branch administers and enforces the container requirements in Kentucky.