24.0841 Land disposal of hazardous wastes—Prohibition—Exceptions.

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(a) Except as provided in subsections (b), (c) and (d) of this section, land disposal of hazardous wastes is prohibited in this territory.

(b) Small quantities of non-acute hazardous wastes not to exceed 100 Kg may be land-disposed with the express, written permission of the executive secretary if:

(1) an extract of the waste is tested in accordance with the provisions of 24.0842(a) and the extract meets the requirements of 24.0842(a); or

(2) the waste is treated using an appropriate treatment technology under 24.0842(b) and the constituent concentrations in the treatment residue does not exceed the treatment standards required by 24.0842(b).

(c) Persons granted an exemption by the USEPA pursuant to a petition under 40 CFR 268.6 with respect to those wastes or units covered by the petition may land dispose of hazardous wastes, provided they give written notice to the executive secretary.

(d) Small quantities of paints and asbestos not to exceed 100 Kg may be land disposed so long as:

(1) paints are solidified using absorbents or by exposure to air; and

(2) asbestos is placed in leak-proof bags, labeled and buried in an area separate and apart from other types of wastes.

History: Rule 02-01, eff 30 Aug 01.