Governing Law and Regulations
Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet Department for Environmental Protection (DEP) Division of Waste Management Hazardous Waste Branch 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. Kentucky has incorporated by reference the federal hazardous waste land treatment requirements. The state has additional permit application requirements and requires certain permit fees from hazardous waste land treatment facilities.
• Administration and enforcement. DEP's Hazardous Waste Branch administers and enforces the hazardous waste land treatment requirements in Kentucky.
401 KAR 39:060, Section 2(2)
Applications for a land treatment demonstration require a payment of $5,500.
PERMITS AND FEES
Owners and operators of land treatment facilities must comply with additional permit application requirements and pay several state permit fees. The state's more stringent permit standards and fees are reviewed in the state section TSDF PERMITS.