Iowa Hazardous Waste Storage regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Iowa Hazardous Waste Storage: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Permitted and interim-status storage units:

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    Container rules: 40 CFR 264.170 to 264.179 and 40 CFR 265.170 to 265.178 (interim status)

    Hazardous waste storage tank rules: 40 CFR 264.190 to 264.200 and 40 CFR 265.190 to 265.202 (interim status)

    Surface impoundment rules: 40 CFR 264.220 to 264.232 and 40 CFR 265.220 to 265.231 (interim status)

    Containment building rules: 40 CFR 264.1100 to 264.1102 and 40 CFR 265.1100 to 265.1102 (interim status)

    Waste piles: 40 CFR 264.250 to 264.259 and 40 CFR 265.250 to 265.260 (interim status)

Accumulation requirements for large quantity generators (LQGs): 40 CFR 262.17

Accumulation requirements for small quantity generators (SQGs): 40 CFR 262.16

Accumulation requirements for very small quantity generators (VSQGs): 40 CFR 262.14

LQG and SQG on-site accumulation:

    Hazardous waste determination: 40 CFR 262.11

    EPA identification (ID) number: 40 CFR 262.10

    Renotification: 40 CFR 262.18(d)

    Labeling and marking: 40 CFR 262.16(b) and 40 CFR 262.17(a)

    Preparedness and prevention procedures: 40 CFR 262.250 to 262.256 and 40 CFR 262.16(b)(8)

    Land disposal restrictions (LDRs): 40 CFR 262.16(b)(7) and 40 CFR 262.17(a)(9)

    Containment buildings: 40 CFR 262.16(b)(5) and 40 CFR 262.17(a)(4)

    Drip pads: 40 CFR 262.16(b)(4) and 40 CFR 262.17(a)(3)

LQG and SQG satellite accumulation: 40 CFR 262.15

    Container conditions: 40 CFR 262.15(a)(1) and 40 CFR 262.15(a)(2)

    Incompatible wastes: 40 CFR 262.15(a)(3)

    Container management: 40 CFR 262.15(a)(4)

    Container marking: 40 CFR 262.15(a)(5)

    Container removal from the satellite accumulation area (SAA): 40 CFR 262.15(a)(6)

Hazardous waste munitions and explosives storage:

    Overview: 40 CFR 264.1200 to 264.1202 and 40 CFR 265.1200 to 265.1202 (interim status)

    Storage options for hazardous waste munitions and explosives: 40 CFR 264.1200 and 40 CFR 264.1201(b)


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