Hazardous Waste Management Act (South Dakota)

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Place South Dakota

Applies to States or Provinces South Dakota
Name Hazardous Waste Management Act (South Dakota)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Siting and Permitting
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Nuclear
Active Policy Yes

Implementing Sector State/Province

Primary Website http://legis.sd.gov/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=StatuteChapter&Statute=34A-11

Last Review 2014-08-01
Last Substantive Modification
to Summary

Information Source http://denr.sd.gov/des/wm/hw/hwmainpage.aspx


It is the public policy of the state of South Dakota to regulate the control and generation, transportation, treatment, storage, and disposal of hazardous wastes. The state operates a comprehensive regulatory program of hazardous waste management, and the South Dakota Department of Environment and Natural Resources and the Board of Minerals and Environment are authorized to promulgate regulations and rules relating to this program. Any person generating, transporting, treating, storing, or disposing of a hazardous waste is required to file a notification of hazardous waste activities. A permit issued by the Board of Minerals and Environment is required for the ownership, construction, operation, or modification of any hazardous waste treatment, storage, or disposal management facility.

Specific regulations can be found in the SD Administrative Rules section 74:28, which contains sections pertaining to general requirements, monitoring and reporting, groundwater monitoring, surface impoundments, hazardous waste piles, landfills, treatment facilities, underground injections, and specific types of waste, as well as the treatment, storage, disposal, and transportation of hazardous waste.

Policy Contact

Contact Name Carrie Jacobson
Department South Dakota Department of Environment and Natural Resources
Division Board of Minerals and Environment

Phone (605) 773-3153

Email DENRINTERNET@state.sd.us
Website http://denr.sd.gov/des/wm/hw/hwmainpage.aspx

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: SDCL 34A-11

Date Enacted 1983

Authority 2: SDAR 74:28