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Rules for corrective action management units (CAMUs), temporary units (TUs), and staging piles: LAC 33:V.2601 to 33:V.2607
Corrective action for underground storage tanks (USTs): LAC 33:XI.715
Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Office of Environmental Assessment Remediation Division
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Louisiana follows the federal corrective action requirements for hazardous and solid (nonhazardous) waste units at treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs), as well as the rules, revised by the U.S Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in 2002, for corrective action management units (CAMUs), temporary units (Tus), and staging piles. The state's adoption of the 2002 CAMU rules includes the less stringent federal provision at 40 CFR 264.555 regarding placement of CAMU-eligible wastes in off-site hazardous waste landfills. See the national section CORRECTIVE ACTION to review the federal rules for CAMUs, TUs, and staging piles. Louisiana also has a corrective action fee and annual review requirements that are in addition to the federal rules.
• Administration and enforcement. The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality's (DEQ) Office of Environmental Assessment administers and ...