Alabama Hazardous Waste Transporters regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Alabama Hazardous Waste Transporters: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Hazardous Wastes Management and Minimization Act, Alabama Code (Ala. Code) 22-30-11 to 22-30-21 (transporter requirements)

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Hazardous waste transporter operating requirements: Alabama Administrative Code (Ala. Admin. Code r) 335-14-4et seq.

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) identification (ID) number: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-4-.01

Notification: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-1-.02 and Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-4-.01

Permits: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-8-.01

Exclusion: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-8-.01

Permit requirements: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-8-.09 and Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-8-.12

Recordkeeping: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-8-.02 and Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-8-.09

Permit conditions: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-8-.10

Permit termination: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-8-.11

Fees: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-1-6-.07

Discharges: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-4-.03

Financial requirements: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-4-.04

Transfer facilities:

Definition: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-1-.02

Requirements: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-4-.05

Regulatory Agency

Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) Land Division

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Alabama has adopted requirements for transporters of hazardous waste that are stricter than the federal rules. Alabama has adopted its own permit system, requires state notification of releases, and has adopted a financial assurance requirement. There are also state requirements for hazardous waste transfer stations.

Administration and enforcement. ADEM administers and enforces its own hazardous waste, used oil, and universal waste ...


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