Arkansas Corrective Action regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Arkansas Corrective Action: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Corrective action standards and requirements for treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs) Arkansas Regulation (AR Reg.) 23.264.100 to 23.264.101

For a Limited Time receive a FREE EHS Report "Recordkeeping for EHS Managers." This special report contains a recordkeeping checklist to help you keep track of your records for major environmental laws and OSHA's Hazard Communication Standard. Download Now

Corrective action management unit (CAMU) rules: AR Reg. 23.264.550 to 23.264.552, and AR Reg. 23.264.555

Temporary unit (TU) rules: AR Reg. 23.264.553

Rules for staging piles: AR Reg. 23.264.554

Corrective action document review fees: AR Reg. 23.6(t)

Regulatory Agency

Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) Hazardous Waste Division

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Arkansas follows the federal corrective action requirements for hazardous and solid (nonhazardous) waste units at treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs). The state rules also include the federal 2002 rules for CAMUs, TUs, and staging piles including the federal provision that allows placement of CAMU-eligible wastes in off-site hazardous waste landfills. See the national section CORRECTIVE ACTION to review these rules.

Administration and enforcement. ADEQ's Hazardous Waste Division administers and enforces the corrective action rules in Arkansas.

State Requirements


AR Reg. 23.6(t)

ADEQ charges a fee for its staff to review any corrective action document at $60 per staff hour of review time. The fee may not exceed $15,000 per year for each solid waste management unit or for a group of solid waste management units that are remediated as a single corrective action management unit. The review fee covers all work associated with corrective measures investigation, study, and implementation, and all ...

Read more about Corrective Action