Oklahoma TSDF Permits regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Oklahoma TSDF Permits: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Oklahoma permit statutes: Oklahoma Hazardous Waste Management Act, 27A Oklahoma Statutes Annotated (OSA) 2-7-101 to 2-7-305 and Oklahoma Uniform Environmental Permitting Act 27A OSA 2-14-101 to 2-14-305

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Hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facility (TSDF) permit rules: Oklahoma Administrative Code (OAC) 252:205-3-2(a), OAC 252:205-3-2(i), OAC 252:205-3-2(k), OAC 252:205-11-1 to 252:205-11-3, and OAC 252:205-9-4

State permitting procedures: OAC 252:4-7-1 to 252:4-7-19 and OAC 252:4-7-51 to 252:4-7-63

Permit process and conditions:

Tier system: OAC 252:4-7-52 to 252:4-7-54

Permitting process summary: OAC 252:4 Appendix C

Siting standards: OAC 252:205-11-2, 27A OSA 2-7-111, 27A OSA 2-7-114, OAC 252:205-3-2(f), and OAC 252:205-9-3

On-site inspectors: OAC 252:205-9-4

Emergency plan: OAC 252:205-11-1

Standardized permits: OAC 252:205-3-2(i)


Permit application fee: OAC 252:205 Appendix B

Post-closure permit application fee: OAC 252:205-21-4(a)

Monitoring/inspection fees: OAC 252:205-21-4(c) and OAC 252:205 Appendix C

Regulatory Agency

Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Land Protection Division Hazardous Waste Permitting and Corrective Action Section

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Oklahoma has adopted the federal permit rules, including those for remedial action plans (RAPs) and standardized permits, and added some stricter state requirements in connection with:

—Permit process

—Siting standards

—On-site inspectors

—Emergency plan

—Availability of standardized permits


Administration and ...

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