Kansas Hazardous Waste Generators regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Kansas Hazardous Waste Generators: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Generator standards: Kansas Administrative Regulations (KAR) 28-31-4, KAR 28-31-10, KAR 28-31-261, KAR 28-31-261a, KAR 28-31-262, and KAR 28-31-262a

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Generator classifications:

Large quantity generators (LQGs): KAR 28-31-260a(a)(9)

Small quantity generators (SQGs): KAR 28-31-260(c)(2)(E)

Kansas small quantity generators (KSQGs): KAR 28-31-260a(a)(8) and KAR 28-31-262a(e)(5)

Conditional exempt small quantity generators (CESQG): KAR 28-31-260a(a)(1), KAR 28-31-261(c)(5), KAR 28-31-261(c)(7), and KAR 28-31-261(c)(8)

Hazardous waste determination: KAR 28-31-262(c)(2)

EPA Identification (ID) number: KAR 28-31-4 and KAR 28-31-262a(e)(3)(A)

Off-site shipments: KAR 28-31-262a and KAR 28-31-263a

Training: KAR 28-31-262a(d)(1) and KAR 28-31-262a(e)(4)

Annual report and monitoring fee: KAR 28-31-262a(b) and KAR 28-31-10(d)

Inspections: KAR 28-31-12, KAR 28-31-262a(b), KAR 28-31-262a(d)(2)(A), KAR 28-31-262a(e)(3)(G), and KAR 28-31-262a(f)(2)(C)(iii)

SQGs: KAR 28-31-262(a) and KAR 28-31-262a(d)

KSQGs: KAR 28-31-262a(e)

CESQGs: KAR 28-31-261(a), KAR 28-31-261(c)(5) to 28-31-261(c)(9), and KAR 28-31-262a(f)

Regulatory Agency

Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) Division of Environment Bureau of Waste Management Hazardous Waste Generators Program Waste Reduction, Compliance and Enforcement Section

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 regulations for hazardous waste generators with modifications and exclusions. The state adds its own requirements regarding generator classifications, hazardous waste determinations, the ...


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