Governing Law and Regulations
Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) Office of Land Quality Compliance and Response Branch Hazardous Waste Management Program
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) requires Indiana (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). Indiana's manifest rules incorporate the federal manifest rules and, in addition, set forth state requirements in connection with an annual manifest report that must be submitted by hazardous waste generators and treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs) by March 1 of every or every other year.
• Administration and enforcement. The Indiana Department of Environmental Management's (IDEM) Compliance and Response Branch administers and enforces the manifest rules in Indiana.
ANNUAL MANIFEST REPORT
Large quantity generators (LQGs) and TSDFs must submit a report to the IDEM, due on March 1 of each odd-numbered year, that summarizes the hazardous waste manifest shipments that were sent and received by the LQG or TSDF during the ...