401 KAR 37:010. General provisions for land disposal restrictions.

 

      RELATES TO: KRS Subchapters 224.01, 224.10, 224.40, 224.43, 224.46, 224.70, 224.99, 40 C.F.R. 268 Subpart A

      STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 224.10-100, 224.46-505, 224.46-520

      NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 224.46-505 and 224.46-520 authorize the Environmental and Public Protection Cabinet to control land disposal of hazardous waste to be protective of human health and the environment. This administrative regulation establishes requirements for land disposal of hazardous waste.

 

      Section 1. Definitions. (1) "Administrator" means:

      (a) As referenced in 40 C.F.R. 268.5 and 268.6, "administrator" as defined by 40 C.F.R. 260.10; or

      (b) "Administrator" as defined by 401 KAR 37:005.

      (2) "Environmental Protection Agency" or "EPA" means, as referenced in 40 C.F.R. 268.5 and 268.6, the federal Environmental Protection Agency.

      (3) "Federal Register" means, as referenced in 40 C.F.R. 268.5 and 268.6, the official daily publication for rules, proposed rules, and notices of federal agencies and organizations, as well as executive orders and other presidential documents.

 

      Section 2. Purpose, Scope, and Applicability. The subject matter shall be governed by 40 C.F.R. 268.1, effective July 1, 2005.

 

      Section 3. Dilution Prohibited as a Substitute for Treatment. (1) The subject matter shall be governed by 40 C.F.R. 268.3, effective July 1, 2005.

      (2) The citation to Section 3004 of RCRA in the federal regulation referenced in subsection (1) of this section shall be replaced with KRS 224.46-520.

 

      Section 4. Treatment Surface Impoundment Exemptions. (1) The subject matter shall be governed by 40 C.F.R. 268.4, effective July 1, 2005.

      (2) The citation to Section 3004(d) of RCRA in the federal regulation referenced in subsection (1) of this section shall be replaced with KRS 224.46-520.

 

      Section 5. Procedures for Case-by-case Extensions to an Effective Date. The subject matter shall be governed by 40 C.F.R. 268.5, effective July 1, 2005.

 

      Section 6. Petitions to Allow Land Disposal of a Waste Prohibited Under 40 C.F.R. Part 268, Subpart C. The subject matter shall be governed by 40 C.F.R. 268.6, effective July 1, 2005.

 

      Section 7. Testing, Tracking, and Recordkeeping Requirements for Generators, Treaters, and Disposal Facilities. The subject matter shall be governed by 40 C.F.R. 268.7, effective July 1, 2005.

 

      Section 8. Special Rules Regarding Wastes that Exhibit a Characteristic. The subject matter shall be governed by 40 C.F.R. 268.9, effective July 1, 2005. (14 Ky.R. 1546; Am. 1838; eff. 3-10-88; 17 Ky.R. 359; eff. 9-25-90; 19 Ky.R. 162; 770; eff. 9-23-92; 20 Ky.R. 1269; 2006; eff. 2-10-94; 23 Ky.R. 799; 2103; eff. 3-12-97; 33 Ky.R. 2579; 3991; eff. 6-13-2007.)