Governing Law and Regulations
Hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facility (TSDF) permit rules: 401 Kentucky Administrative Regulations (KAR) 38:005 to 38:500
Facility fees: 401 KAR 39:005 to 39:120 and Kentucky Revised Statutes (KRS) 224.46-016 and KRS 224.46-018
Facility location: 401 KAR 34:020, Section 9(2)
Permit application process:
Form: 401 KAR 38:080, Section 1
Additional Part B information: 401 KAR 38:090, Section 2
Local zoning approval: 401 KAR 38:500
Regional integrated waste treatment and disposal demonstration facility (RIWDF) rules: KRS 224.46-810 to 224.46-870, KRS 224.46-520(1), and 401 KAR 38:500
Permit modifications: 401 KAR 38:040, Section 2 and 401 KAR 38:040, Section 3
Application filing and review fees: 401 KAR 39:120, Section 2; KRS 224.46-016; and 401 KAR 39:100, Section 2
Permit modification fee: KRS 224.46-018 and 401 KAR 39:120, Section 4
Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet (Cabinet) Department for Environmental Protection (DEP) Division of Waste Management Hazardous Waste Branch Hazardous Waste Management Program
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Kentucky has adopted the federal TSDF permit requirements, including those for remedial action plans, but has not included the federal standardized permit provisions. The state has added more stringent facility permit standards in connection with:
—Additional information in the application
• Administration and enforcement. DEP's Division of Waste Management administers and enforces the TSDF ...