Governing Law and Regulations
Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (Ohio EPA) Division of Materials and Waste Management Hazardous Waste Management Program
Ohio Hazardous Waste Facility Board (Board)
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Ohio's hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facility (TSDF) permit application rules include the federal Part A and Part B permit application standards. However, the state has its own permit review process, permit fees, and additional permit conditions making Ohio's TSDF permit rules more stringent than the federal standards.
• Administration and enforcement. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency's (Ohio EPA) Division of Hazardous Waste Management and the Board administer and enforce the TSDF permit rules in Ohio.
PERMIT APPLICATION PROCESS
ORCA 3734.05 and OAC 3745-50-40 to 3745-50-45
Part A and Part B submission. Like the federal permit rules, Ohio requires submission of the two-part permit application, Part A and Part B, to Ohio EPA. (Part A and Part B permit application requirements are reviewed in the national ...