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Guidance and Reports



General

Alabama Risk Based Corrective Action (ARBCA) Guidance Manual
Guidelines for a uniform approach for the assessment of cumulative risk at a contaminated site and the development and selection of appropriate risk-based target levels.

ARBCA Summary of Changes

Alabama Environmental Investigation and Remediation Guidance
Guidance prepared to assist individuals in understanding the necessary elements of environmental investigations and remediation projects.

Well Abandonment Guidelines
Guidelines for abandoning monitoring wells.

Uniform Environmental Covenants Act (UECA) Fact Sheet

Post-Closure Permit Application Checklist

Remediation Checklist

Investigation Checklist

Hazardous Waste

2013 Biennial Report
Guidelines for submission and helpful links.

Hazardous Waste: The Basics
Answers to basic hazardous waste questions including: What is hazardous waste? Who generates hazardous waste? What must I do if I plan to generate, transport, store, treat, or dispose of hazardous waste?

Hazardous Waste Personnel Training for Large Quantity Generators
This document clarifies the rules concerning the training requirements for hazardous waste employees at large quantity generator sites or facilities.

The Small Quantity Generator
Overview of the regulatory requirements governing small quantity generators of hazardous waste located in the State of Alabama

Small Quantity Generator Handbook
Guidance document prepared for determining whether one is a generator of hazardous waste.

The Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generator
Overview of the regulatory requirements governing conditionally exempt small quantity generators of hazardous Waste located in the State of Alabama.

Hazardous Waste Generator Treatment Options
Overview of allowable methods that a business can utilize to minimize their hazardous waste on-site, including strategies to reduce the amount of hazardous waste actually generated and acceptable on-site treatment processes that do not require a permit.

State Manifest Requirements
The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has adopted a Hazardous Waste Manifest Form used to track hazardous waste from a generator's site to the site of its disposition. Handlers of waste may obtain new forms from sources registered with EPA to print and distribute the form. The Uniform Hazardous Waste Manifests form is EPA Form 8700-22 (rev 3-05)

The Used Oil Generator
A Fact Sheet which tells what a generator of used oil must do to comply with ADEM regulations.

Standards for the Management of Used Oil Handbook
Guidance document prepared for used oil management standards.

Waste Transporter Fact Sheet
General information for Transporters of Hazardous Waste and or used oil in Alabama

Notification of Regulated Waste Activity
Answers to general notification questions including:
Who Should Notify? How Should I Notify? When Should I Notify?

Waste Disposal Approvals
Guidelines for obtaining Departmental approval for disposal of wastes in commercial waste disposal facilities located in the State of Alabama.

Hazardous Waste Determination
Guidelines for determining the regulatory status of all wastes generated in the State of Alabama

Management of Aerosol Containers
Guidance on the proper management of disposable aerosol containers that may or may not have held a hazardous waste.

Farm Pesticide and Container Disposal

Remediation and Investigation-Derived Waste
Guidelines for the management of all wastes generated during investigative and/or remedial activities.

Cathode Ray Tubes
Disposal of CRTs and other electronic devices generated by business and industry

Household CRTs - Management and Disposal
Disposal of CRTs and other electronic devices generated by households.

Fluorescent and High-Intensity Discharge Lamps
A Fact Sheet to provide a general understanding of the regulatory requirements governing the management of used fluorescent and high-intensity discharge lamps.

School Chemical Laboratory Wastes
Disposal of unused laboratory chemicals and chemical wastes generated by schools

Management and Disposal of Household Antifreeze
Disposal of waste antifreeze generated by households.

Household Mercury-Containing Devices
Disposal of thermometers and other mercury-containing devices generated by households.

Formerly Used Defense Sites
A fact sheet which provides information regarding issues relating to Formerly Used Defense Sites (FUDS).

Satellite Accumulation Fact Sheet

Solid Waste

Solid Waste Disposal in Alabama
Gives an overview of the permitting, types of waste allowed for disposal, technical design and siting requirements for solid waste landfills.

Management of Demolition Waste
Gives an overview of the managing and disposing of demolition waste.

Solid Waste Volume Report

Sharps Management Fact Sheet July 2010

Sharps Management Poster (11x17)

Alabama Groundwater Monitoring Reporting Guidance for Solid Waste Facilities
Guidance to assist municipal solid waste landfills, closed sanitary landfills, C&D landfills and industrial landfills in the preparation of groundwater monitoring reports.

Solid Waste Biennial Report

Economic Impact of Recycling in Alabama

Reports


Hazardous Waste

Electronics, Fluorescent Lamps and Related Recyclers List

Environmental Indicators
View current and historic Environmental Indicator evaluations for Alabama hazardous waste facilities subject to corrective action.

Hazardous Waste Codes

List of Permitted Hazardous Waste and Used Oil Transporters

List of Commercial Treatment, Storage, and Disposal Facilities

Solid Waste

Construction/Demolition and Industrial Landfills

Municipal Waste Landfills

Brownfields/Voluntary Cleanup Program

Cleanup Properties Inventory

Scrap Tire

Scrap Tire Biennial Reports

List of Permitted Scrap Tire Transporters

Suggested Transporter Bond Language for Bonding Agents

ADEM Scrap Tire Transporter Decals