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Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet Department for Environmental Protection (DEP) Division of Waste Management
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Kentucky adopts 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. The Department for Environmental Protection's (DEP) Division of Waste Management administers and enforces the hazardous waste land treatment requirements in Kentucky.
PERMITS AND FEES
Owners and operators of land treatment facilities must comply with additional permit application requirements and pay several state permit fees, including those for filing the application and its review by the DEP. The state's more stringent permit standards and fees are reviewed in the state sections CLOSURE/POST-CLOSURE PLANS and TSDF PERMITS.