Alabama Hazardous Waste Generators regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Alabama Hazardous Waste Generators: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Generator responsibilities: Alabama Administrative Code (Ala. Admin. Code r) 335-14-3 and Appendix I

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Conditionally exempt small quantity generator (CESQG) responsibilities: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-2-.01(5)

Shipping hazardous waste:

Preapproval of waste disposal: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-3-.08

Generator disposal plans: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-2-.01(5)(b)

Permitted transporters: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-3-.01(3)(d)

Notification:

Annual registration and fee: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-1-6-.07, Schedule G, Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-1-.02(1)(a)(259), and Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-3-.01(4)

Cessation of operations: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-3-.04(4)(c)

Waste minimization plan: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-3-.04(1)(e) and Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-3-.04(6)

Records and reports:

Biennial report: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-3-.04(2)(a)3

Closure report: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-3-.04(4) and Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-3-.03(5)(a)5

Waste generation records: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-3-.03(5)(a)6 and Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-3-.03(5)(d)7

Small quantity generator (SQG) training: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-3-.03(5)(d)6.(iii)

CESQGs:

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) identification (ID) number: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-3-.01(4)(c), Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-2-.01(5)(f), and Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-2-.01(5)(g)

CESQG disposal of hazardous waste: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-2-.01(5)

Regulatory Agency

Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) Land Division Waste Programs Branch Hazardous Waste Program

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Alabama has adopted the federal rules for hazardous waste generators, with a few additions that make the ...


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