Governing Law and Regulations
Generator regulations: Arkansas Regulation (AR Reg.) 23.262.35(a)(5), AR Reg. 23.262.20 to 23.262.27, AR Reg. 23.262.34(j), AR Reg. 23.262.40(a), AR Reg. 23.262.42, and AR Reg. 23.262 Appendix I
Transporters: AR Reg. 23.263.20 to 23.263.25
Treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs): AR Reg. 23.264.70 to 23.264.72, AR Reg. 23.264.76, AR Reg. 23.265.70 to 23.265. 72, and AR Reg. 23.265.76 (interim status)
Large quantity generators (LQGs) and small quantity generators (SQGs): AR Reg. 23.262.13(d)
Conditionally exempt small quantity generators (CESQGs): AR Reg. 23.262.35(a)(5)
Generator manifest discrepancy report: AR Reg. 23.262.26(a)
Prohibition: AR Reg. 23.262.26(f) and AR Reg. 23.262.13(e)
Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) Hazardous Waste Division
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) requires Arkansas (and all states) to use the federal form of manifest: the standardized Uniform Hazardous Waste Manifest (EPA Form 8700-22) and its continuation sheet (EPA Form 8700-22A). Waste handlers in Arkansas should go to the national section MANIFESTS for guidance on how to prepare the form and how to deal with related manifest issues such as manifest discrepancies and rejected shipments. Arkansas has its own rules concerning the submission of a discrepancy report to the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) by generators and prohibits hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs) from accepting hazardous waste without the generator's ...