Alabama TSDF Permits regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Alabama TSDF Permits: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facility (TSDF) permit rules: Alabama Administrative Code (Ala. Admin. Code r) 335-14-8-.01 to 335-14-8-.15

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Permit application and conditions:

Permit exemptions: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-8-.01

Permit duration: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-8-.05(1)(a)

Siting requirements: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-5-.02(9), Alabama Code (Ala. Code) 22-30-5.1, and Ala. Code 22-30-5.2

Permit modifications: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-8-.04 and Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-8-.08


Permit application fee: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-1-6 and Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-8-.13

Permit modification fee: Ala. Admin. Code r 335-1-6-.04 and Ala. Admin. Code r 335-1-6-.07

Disposal fees: Ala. Code 22-30B

Regulatory Agency

Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) Land Division Governmental Hazardous Waste Branch Hazardous Waste Program

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See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Alabama has adopted the federal permit rules for hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facility (TSDFs) and added several more stringent rules in connection with permit exemptions, permit duration, facility location, permit modifications, and fees.

Administration and enforcement. ADEM's Governmental Hazardous Waste Branch administers and enforces the hazardous waste permit rules in Alabama.

State Requirements


Permit Application Contents

Alabama's TSDF permit application requirements parallel the federal requirements.

Permit Exemptions

Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-8-.01

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