Kansas Hazardous Waste Storage regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Kansas Hazardous Waste Storage: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Container requirements: Kansas Administrative Regulations (KAR) 28-31-264(a) and KAR 28-31-265(a) (interim-status)

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Hazardous waste storage tank requirements: KAR 28-31-264(a), KAR 28-31-264(c)(19), and KAR 28-31-264(c)(20); KAR 28-31-265(a), KAR 28-31-265(c)(15) to 28-31-265(c)(17), and KAR 28-31-265a (interim-status)

Surface impoundment requirements: KAR 28-31-264(a) and KAR 28-31-265(a) (interim-status)

Rules for storage facilities: KAR 28-31-264 and KAR 28-31-264a; KAR 28-31-265 and KAR 28-31-265a (interim-status)

Organic air emissions standards: KAR 28-31-264(a) and KAR 28-31-265(a) (interim-status facilities)

Marking hazardous waste tanks and containers: KAR 28-31-262(c)(5), KAR 28-31-262a(e)(3)(D), KAR 28-31-262a(f)(2)(C)(ii), KAR 28-31-264a(d), and KAR 28-31-265(a) (interim-status)

On-site storage rules for generators: KAR 28-31-262(a), KAR 28-31-262(c)(5) to 28-31-262(c)(8), KAR 28-31-262a(e), and KAR 28-31-262a(f)

Large quantity generators (LQGs): KAR 28-31-262(a) and KAR 28-31-262a(c)

Small quantity generators (SQGs): KAR 28-31-260(c)(2)(E), KAR 28-31-262(a), KAR 28-31-262(c)(8), and KAR 28-31-262a(d)

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

Conditionally exempt small quantity generator (CESQG): KAR 28-31-260a(a)(1), KAR 28-31-261(a), KAR 28-31-261(c)(5) to 28-31-261(c)(9), and KAR 28-31-262a(f)

Satellite storage: KAR 28-31-262(a), KAR 28-31-262(c)(6), KAR 28-31-262(c)(7), and KAR 28-31-262a(e)(3)(D)

Regulatory Agency

Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) Division of Environment Bureau of Waste Management Hazardous Waste Program

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