Kentucky Containment Buildings regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Kentucky Containment Buildings: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Containment building rules: 401 Kentucky Administrative Regulations (KAR) 34:245 and 401 KAR 35:245 (interim status)

Regulatory Agency
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Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet Department for Environmental Protection (DEP) Division of Waste Management Hazardous Waste 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. Kentucky incorporates by reference the federal containment building requirements.

Administration and enforcement. DEP's Hazardous Waste Branch administers and enforces the containment building rules in Kentucky.


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