Arizona Containment Buildings regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Arizona Containment Buildings: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations
Regulatory Agency
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Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) Waste Programs Division

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Arizona has adopted by reference the federal hazardous waste containment building requirements. Unlike under the federal rules, in Arizona owners and operators of hazardous waste containment buildings pay several state permit and facility fees.

Administration and enforcement. ADEQ's Waste Programs Division administers and enforces the containment building requirements in Arizona.

State Requirements


Owners and operators of hazardous waste containment buildings in Arizona pay permit application, modification, and renewal fees, as well as an annual registration fee. See the state sections TSDF PERMITS and TSDF RESPONSIBILITIES for more information regarding these state fees.

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