Indiana Hazardous Waste Storage regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Indiana Hazardous Waste Storage: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Storage facility design and operating rules: 329 Indiana Administrative Code (IAC) 3.1-9 and 329 IAC 3.1-10 (interim status)

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Storage facility permit rules and fees: Indiana Code (IC) 13-15-1-3 to 13-25-3-6; IC 13-22-3-1 to 13-22-3-10; IC 13-22-10-5; IC 13-22-12; 329 IAC 3.1-13-1 to 3.1-13-21; and 329 IAC 3.1-1-14.1

On-site storage rules for generators: 329 IAC 3.1-7-1

Fees: IC 13-22-12

Lead-acid batteries: IC 13-20-16 and 329 IAC 3.1-11.1

Overview: 329 IAC 3.1-11.1-1

Definitions: 329 IAC 3.1-11.1-2

Retailers and wholesalers: IC 13-20-16 and 329 IAC 3.1-11.1-3

Intermediate storage facilities: 329 IAC 3.1-11.1-4

Reclaimers: 329 IAC 3.1-11.1-5

Transporters: 329 IAC 3.1-11.1-6

Closure and post-closure: 329 IAC 3.1-11.1-7

Regulatory Agency

Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) Office of Land Quality Compliance and Response Branch Hazardous Waste Management Program

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Indiana incorporates by reference the federal hazardous waste storage rules and adds its own storage facility permit standards. See the state section TSDF PERMITS for more information. Indiana also incorporates by reference the federal rules for generators storing hazardous waste without a permit. Generators should review the national sections ACCUMULATION TIME and HAZARDOUS WASTE STORAGE for more information.

In addition, Indiana has its own rules for the management of lead-acid batteries, including storage, transportation, and disposal by retailers, wholesalers, manufacturers, other storage facilities, and reclamation facilities.

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