401 KAR 35:230. Landfill (Interim Status).

 

      RELATES TO: KRS Subchapters 224.10, 224.40, 224.43, 224.46, 224.99, 40 C.F.R. 265 Subpart N

      STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 224.10-100, 224.46-520

      NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 224.46-520 requires that persons engaging in the storage, treatment, and disposal of hazardous waste obtain a permit. KRS 224.46-520 requires the Environmental and Public Protection Cabinet to establish standards for these permits, to require adequate financial responsibility, and to establish minimum standards for closure for all facilities and the postclosure monitoring and maintenance of hazardous waste disposal facilities. This administrative regulation establishes minimum standards for hazardous waste landfills qualifying for interim status.

 

      Section 1. Applicability. The subject matter shall be governed by 40 C.F.R. 265.300, effective July 1, 2005.

 

      Section 2. Design and Operating Requirements. (1) The subject matter shall be governed by 40 C.F.R. 265.301, effective July 1, 2005.

      (2) The citation to Section 3004(o)(1)(A)(i) and (o)(5) of RCRA in the federal regulation referenced in subsection (1) of this section shall be replaced with 401 KAR Chapter 34.

      (3) The citation to Section 3005 of RCRA in the federal regulation referenced in subsection (1) of this section shall be replaced with 401 KAR Chapter 38.

 

      Section 3. Action Leakage Rate. The subject matter shall be governed by 40 C.F.R. 265.302, effective July 1, 2005.

 

      Section 4. Response Actions. (1) Except as provided in subsection (2) of this section, the subject matter shall be governed by 40 C.F.R. 265.303 effective July 1, 2005.

      (2) If the flow rate into the leak detection system exceeds the action leakage rate for any sump, the owner or operator shall notify the cabinet immediately if required by KRS 224.01-400.

 

      Section 5. Monitoring and Inspection. The subject matter shall be governed by 40 C.F.R. 265.304, effective July 1, 2005.

 

      Section 6. Surveying and Recordkeeping. The subject matter shall be governed by 40 C.F.R. 265.309, effective July 1, 2005.

 

      Section 7. Closure and Postclosure Care. The subject matter shall be governed by 40 C.F.R. 265.310, effective July 1, 2005.

 

      Section 8. Special Requirements for Ignitable or Reactive Wastes. The subject matter shall be governed by 40 C.F.R. 265.312, effective July 1, 2005.

 

      Section 9. Special Requirements for Incompatible Wastes. The subject matter shall be governed by 40 C.F.R. 265.313, effective July 1, 2005.

 

      Section 10. Special Requirements for Bulk and Containerized Liquids. The subject matter shall be governed by 40 C.F.R. 265.314(b) through (g), effective July 1, 2005.

 

      Section 11. Special Requirements for Containers. The subject matter shall be governed by 40 C.F.R. 265.315, effective July 1, 2005.

 

      Section 12. Disposal of Small Containers of Hazardous Waste in Overpacked Drums (Lab Packs). The subject matter shall be governed by 40 C.F.R. 265.316, effective July 1, 2005. (10 Ky.R. 237; eff. 12-2-83; Am. 12 Ky.R. 823; eff. 2-4-86; 20 Ky.R. 1257; 1992; eff. 2-10-94; 23 Ky.R. 738; eff. 3-12-97; 33 Ky.R. 2458; 3892; eff. 6-13-2007.)