Kentucky Manifests regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Kentucky Manifests : What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Generators: 401 Kentucky Administrative Regulations (KAR) 39:080, Section 1(1)

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Transporters: 401 KAR 39:080, Section 2(1)

Treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs): 401 KAR 39:090, Section 1 and 401 KAR 39:090, Section 2(1) (interim status)

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. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) requires Kentucky (and all states) to use the revised federal form of manifest: the standardized Uniform Hazardous Waste Manifest (EPA Form 8700-22) and its continuation sheet (EPA Form 8700-22A). Kentucky's rules for hazardous waste manifest preparation and use are the same as the federal rules, and waste handlers should go to the national section MANIFESTS for guidance.

Administration and enforcement. The Department for Environmental Protection's (DEP) Division of Waste Management administers and enforces Kentucky's rules for manifests.

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