Kentucky Land Treatment regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Kentucky Land Treatment: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Hazardous waste land treatment rules: 401 Kentucky Administrative Regulations (KAR) 39:090, Section 1 and 401 KAR 39:090, Section 2(1) (interim status)

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Land treatment permit fees: 401 KAR 39:120

Regulatory Agency

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.

State Requirements

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.


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Governing Law and Regulations
Regulatory Agency
Comparison: State vs. Federal
State Requirements