Indiana Land Disposal Restrictions regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Indiana Land Disposal Restrictions: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Land disposal restrictions (LDRs): 329 Indiana Administrative Code (IAC) 3.1-12-1 and 329 IAC 3.1-12-2

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Requests for exemptions from land disposal restrictions: 329 IAC 3.1-5-6

Federal provisions not adopted by the state:

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) implemented rules: 329 IAC 3.1-12-2(1) to 3.1-12-2(3)

Wastes that exhibit a characteristic: 329 IAC 3.1-12-2(6)

Provisions of 40 CFR 268, Subpart B: 329 IAC 3.1-12-2(7)

Chlorinated aliphatic wastes: 329 IAC 3.1-12-2(9)

Regulatory Agencies

Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) Office of Land Quality

EPA Region 5

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Indiana has incorporated by reference the federal land disposal restrictions (LDRs) with the exception of several provisions, including those federal rules not delegated by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to the states.

Administration and enforcement. Indiana's hazardous waste management program is authorized by EPA and administered by IDEM. However, when new regulations are issued under the Hazardous and Solid Waste Amendments (HSWA) to RCRA, EPA will administer these new regulations until the time that an equivalent or more stringent rule is adopted.

State Requirements


EPA Implemented Rules

329 IAC 3.1-12-2(1) to 3.1-12-2(3)

Indiana has not adopted the following federal LDRs because EPA has not delegated authority to states to implement these rules:

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