Iowa Solid Waste Transporters regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Iowa Solid Waste Transporters: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Solid waste transporters:

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Definition: Code of Iowa (IA Code) 455B.301

Vehicle requirements: Iowa Administrative Code (IAC) 567-106.15(455B)

Operating requirements: IAC 567-106.16(455B)

Transfer stations: IAC 567-106.8(455B) to 567-106.19(455B)

Permits: IAC 567-106.8(455B)

Location: IAC 567-106.9(455B)

Design: IAC 567-106.10(455B)

Operating requirements: IAC 567-106.11(455B)

Storage: IAC 567-106.12(455B)

Operator training: IAC 567-106.11(455B)(1)

Inspections: IAC 567-106.11(4)(455B) and IAC 567-106.14(2)(455B,455D)

Records and reports: IAC 567-106.13(455B), IAC 567-106.14(455B), and IAC 567-106.16(3)(455B)

Waste tire haulers: IAC 567-116.1(455B,455D) to 567-116.9 (455B,455D)

Definitions: IAC 567-116.2(455B,455D)

Registration: IAC 567-116.3(455B,455D) to 567-116.6(455B,455D)

Equipment markings: IAC 567-116.7(455B,455D)

Handling requirements: IAC 567-116.8(455B,455D)

Records and reports: IAC 567-116.9(455B,455D)

Regulatory Agency

Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Environmental Services Division Land Quality Bureau Solid Waste Section

Local solid waste authorities

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Iowa has regulations governing solid waste transporters, transfer stations, and waste tire haulers.

Administration and enforcement. The Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and local solid waste authorities administer and enforce Iowa's solid waste transporter, transfer facility, and waste tire hauler requirements.

State Requirements



IA Code 455B.301

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