Arkansas Solid Waste Transporters regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Arkansas Solid Waste Transporters: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Solid waste haulers: Arkansas Regulation (AR Reg.) 22.202

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Cooking and food waste haulers: AR Reg. 22.705

Waste tire transporters:

Applicability: AR Reg. 14.201, AR Reg. 1102, and AR Reg. 14.1118

License and registration: AR Reg. 14.1101, 14.1103, 14.1106, 14.1107, and 14.1108

Disclosure statement: AR Reg. 14.1114

Decals: AR Reg. 14.1105 and AR Reg. 14.1117

Equipment maintenance: AR Reg. 14.1112

Recordkeeping: AR Reg. 14.1111 and AR Reg. 14.1115

Annual report: AR Reg. 14.1115

Fees: AR Reg. 14.1115

Compliance and sanctions: AR Reg. 14.1109, AR Reg. 14.1116, and AR Reg. 1119

Regulatory Agencies

Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) Solid Waste Division

Regional Solid Waste Management Boards

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Arkansas requires that solid waste haulers be licensed and follow certain collection and transporting standards. The Regional Solid Waste Management Boards may adopt stricter local standards. Transporters of cooking and food waste are obligated to take measures to avoid spills. Arkansas also has requirements for waste tire transporters that cover registration, recordkeeping and reporting, and fees.

Administration and enforcement. The Regional Solid Waste Management Boards administer the local solid waste hauler programs. The Boards may adopt stricter standards than the state. They may also set reasonable licensing fees and establish licensing requirements based on the size of the hauler's vehicle. ADEQ administers and enforces the waste tire regulations in Arkansas.

State Requirements



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