Governing Law and Regulations
Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) Land Division Governmental Hazardous Waste Branch Hazardous Waste Program
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
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.
PERMIT APPLICATION AND CONDITIONS
Permit Application Contents
Alabama's TSDF permit application requirements parallel the federal requirements.
Ala. Admin. Code r 335-14-8-.01
Alabama's rules for exemptions from the hazardous waste ...