Sewage Sludge Management Rule (West Virginia)

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Place West Virginia


Name Sewage Sludge Management Rule (West Virginia)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Siting and Permitting
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas
Active Policy Yes

Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15

Information Source


This rule establishes requirements for the permitting siting, bonding, installation, establishment, construction, modification, and operation of any facility that generates, processes, recycles and/or disposes of sewage sludge by whatever means, including, but not limited to, land application, composting, incineration, mixed waste composting, or any other method of handling sewage sludge within the state. This rule applies to any person who owns or operates a sewage sludge facility or who is responsible for the processing or disposal of sewage sludge.


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

Authority 1: W.Va. Code 22-15-8(e)

Authority 2: W. Va. Code 22-15-20(b)

Authority 3: W.Va. Code 22-15-20(q)

Authority 4: 33 CSR 02

Date Enacted 2000