Idaho Hazardous Waste Generators regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Idaho Hazardous Waste Generators: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Generator requirements: The Idaho Department of Environmental Quality Rules of the Idaho Administrative Procedures Act (IDAPA) 58.01.05.005 and IDAPA 58.01.05.006

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Annual report:

Generators: Idaho Code (IC) 39-4411(4)

Treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs): IC 39-4411(5)

Notification: IDAPA 58.01.05.006.02

Regulatory Agencies

Idaho Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Waste Management and Remediation Division Hazardous Waste Program

Comparison: State vs. Federal

· Rules. Idaho incorporates by reference the federal hazardous waste generator rules and adds state provisions in connection with annual reporting and with notification in the event of a release of hazardous waste.

· Administration and enforcement. The Waste Management and Remediation Division of the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) administers and enforces the hazardous waste generator rules in Idaho.

State Requirements

ANNUAL REPORT

IC 39-4411(4)

Generators. No later than 30 days after the end of each calendar year, each small quantity generator (SQG) and each large quantity generator (LQG) must submit a written annual report to the DEQ, including the following information (IC 39-4411(4)):

  • The types and quantities of hazardous wastes generated;
  • The types and quantities of such wastes shipped for treatment and disposal by landfilling or other means of disposal;
  • The types and quantities of such wastes remaining in storage at the end of the reporting period; and
  • Whether such wastes are destined for disposal or treatment in Idaho or whether such wastes are destined for disposal or treatment outside Idaho.

Note: Contact the DEQ for information about filing the annual report electronically.

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