Ohio Hazardous Waste Treatment regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Ohio Hazardous Waste Treatment: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Hazardous waste treatment facility permit rules and fees: Ohio Revised Code Annotated (ORCA) 3734.05 and Ohio Administrative Code (OAC) 3745-50-21 to 3745-50-66

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Hazardous waste container requirements: OAC 3745-55-70 to 3745-55-78 and OAC 3745-66-70 to 3745-66-77 (interim status)

Hazardous waste tank requirements: OAC 3745-55-90 to 3745-55-99 and OAC 3745-66-90 to 3745-66-101 (interim status)

Hazardous waste surface impoundment requirements: OAC 3745-56-20 to 3745-56-31 and OAC 3745-67-20 to 3745-67-30 (interim status)

Hazardous waste land treatment facility rules: OAC 3745-56-70 to 3745-56-83 and OAC 3745-67-70 to 3745-67-82 (interim status)

Hazardous waste incineration rules: OAC 3745-57-40 to 3745-57-47, OAC 3745-57-51, and OAC 3745-68-40 to 3745-68-52 (interim status)

Thermal treatment and open burning rules: OAC 3745-68-70 to 3745-68-83

Biological, physical, and chemical treatment rules: OAC 3745-69-01 to 3745-69-06

Permitted treatment facilities:

Monthly treatment fee and report: OAC 3745-50-35

Generator on-site treatment rules: OAC 3745-52-34

Regulatory Agency

Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (OEPA) Division of Materials and Waste Management 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. Ohio's rules for owners and operators of hazardous waste treatment facilities include the federal requirements plus the state's additional provisions in connection with permit applications, a monthly treatment fee and report, and annual permit fees. As under the federal rules, Ohio allows hazardous waste generators to treat hazardous waste on-site ...

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