401 KAR 34:245. Containment buildings.


      RELATES TO: KRS Subchapters 224.01, 224.10, 224.46, 40 C.F.R. Part 264 Subpart DD

      STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 224.10-100, 224.46-520, 224.46-530

      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, 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 containment buildings.


      Section 1. Applicability. (1) The subject matter shall be governed by 40 C.F.R. 264.1100, effective July 1, 2005.

      (2) The citation to Section 3004(k) of RCRA referred to in the federal regulation referenced in subsection (1) of this section shall be replaced with KRS 224.01-010.


      Section 2. Design and Operating Standards. The subject matter shall be governed by 40 C.F.R. 264.1101, effective July 1, 2005.


      Section 3. Closure and Postclosure Care. The subject matter shall be governed by 40 C.F.R. 264.1102, effective July 1, 2005. (23 Ky.R. 1105; eff. 3-12-97; Am. 33 Ky.R. 2087; 3812; 6-13-2007.)