Illinois Land Treatment regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Illinois Land Treatment: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Hazardous waste land treatment rules: 35 Illinois Administrative Code (IAC) 724.370 to 724.383 and 35 IAC 725.370 to 725.382 (interim status)

Regulatory Agency
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Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEPA) Bureau of Land Division of Land Pollution Control

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

· Rules. Illinois follows the federal rules for land treatment facilities. In addition, owners and operators of hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs) that engage in land treatment activities must comply with additional permit application requirements and pay several state permit and facility fees. See the state sections TSDF PERMITS and TSDF RESPONSIBILITIES for more information.

· Administration and enforcement. IEPA's Division of Land Pollution Control administers and enforces the land treatment requirements in Illinois.


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