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Hazardous waste disposal facility permit rules and fees: Indiana Code (IC) 13-15-1-3 to 13-15-7, IC 13-22-3-1 to 13-22-3-10, and 329 IAC 3.1-13-1 to 3.1-13-21
Land disposal tax: IC 13-22-12-3.5 and IC 13-22-12-3.6
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Indiana's hazardous waste disposal rules include the federal requirements by reference and the state's more stringent rules covering hazardous waste land disposal tax, disposal facility permit fees, and monthly disposal reports.
• Administration and enforcement. The Office of Land Quality of the Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) administers and enforces the hazardous waste disposal rules in Indiana.
LAND DISPOSAL TAX
IC 13-22-12-3.5 and IC 13-22-12-3.6
Hazardous waste land disposal facilities in Indiana—which include landfills, surface impoundments, and underground injection wells—must pay an annual land disposal tax to the IDEM.
The land disposal facility operator is taxed $11.50 for each ton of hazardous waste that was generated in Indiana and disposed of at the operator's hazardous waste land disposal facility. If hazardous waste is mixed with or dissolved or suspended ...