California TSDF Responsibilities regulations & environmental compliance analysis

California TSDF Responsibilities: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facility (TSDF) management requirements: 22 California Code of Regulations (CCR) 66264.1 to 66264.1102 and appendices, and 22 CCR 66265.1 to 66265.1102 and appendices (interim status)

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Permit requirements and fees: California Health and Safety Code (CH & SC) 25199 to 25205.23, 27 CCR 10100 to 10300, 22 CCR 66270.1 to 66270.73 and {LNK!Type=03!RegscanDoc=db=caenvr&doc=0154040H.htm#Appendix I!}Appendix I{/LNK!Type=03!}, 22 CCR 66271.1 to 66271.33, and 22 CCR 67450.1 to 67450.30

Organic air emissions standards for TSDFs: 22 CCR 66264.1030 to 66264.1090 and 22 CCR 66265.1030 to 66265.1090 (interim status)

Financial assurance: 22 CCR 67450.13

Operating record: 22 CCR 66264.73 and 22 CCR 66265.73 (interim status)

Regulatory Agencies

California Environmental Protection Agency (Cal/EPA) Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) Hazardous Waste Management Program

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 9

Local Certified Unified Program Agencies (CUPAs)

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. California's rules for hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs) include the federal rules and more stringent state rules ranging from the requirement that a facility submit an annual report to more stringent used oil management standards.

Administration and enforcement. Both the California Environmental Protection Agency (Cal/EPA) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Region 9 office administer and enforce the TSDF requirements in California. Local Certified Unified Program ...


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