Governing Law and Regulations
Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) Division of Environment Bureau of Waste Management Hazardous Waste Program
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Kansas incorporates by reference the federal hazardous waste disposal rules and has additional and more stringent requirements relating to disposal facility permits. Unlike the federal rules, Kansas requires disposal facilities to pay various state facility fees.
• Administration and enforcement. KDHE's Bureau of Waste Management administers and enforces the hazardous waste disposal requirements in Kansas.
FACILITY PERMIT STANDARDS
Kansas's permit requirements for treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs) include the federal requirements plus the state's additional rules in connection with a permit application disclosure statement, ...