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Comparison: State vs. Federal
· Rules. Arkansas has adopted the federal hazardous waste tank requirements, including the organic air emissions standards. In addition, owners and operators of hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs) that use tanks to store or treat hazardous waste must comply with a state-specific certification requirement as well as additional permit application and fee requirements and state facility performance standards.
· Administration and enforcement. ADEQ administers and enforces the hazardous waste tank rules in Arkansas.
Certifications and assessments of a tank's condition, as well as certain tests and inspections as required under the Arkansas hazardous waste tank regulations, must be conducted by an independent, qualified professional engineer who is also registered in the state of Arkansas.
FACILITY PERMIT STANDARDS
Hazardous waste facility owners and operators in Arkansas are subject to several additional state permit ...