ADEQ's solid waste program includes permitting and corrective action for solid waste facilities; performing inspections and providing compliance assistance; and advocating solid waste reduction, reuse and recycling.
Solid waste rules effective July 01, 2012, implemented fees for self-certification facilities, septage haulers, and transporters of biohazardous medical waste to pay registration and licensing fees. The fees are for initial registration of new or existing facilities and subsequent annual registration. A new fee schedule for solid waste facility plan reviews was also implemented.
Hazardous waste rules effective July 01, 2012, implemented an increase in application fees, set maximum fees, and established an hourly rate for processing hazardous waste permits.