Uranium Recovery Surface Activities (Texas)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Texas|
|Name||Uranium Recovery Surface Activities (Texas)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Environmental Regulations, Safety and Operational Guidelines|
|Program Administrator||Texas Commission on Environmental Quality|
This section of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality enforces and makes the rules and regulations for handling and recovering radioactive materials associated with in situ mining in Texas. The Commission regulates the licensing review process, public notice, and forms to be used by all persons or businesses who wish to handle, process, store radioactive waste, or recover source material in Texas. Included are regulations and guidelines for recovery, storage, processing, disposal of by-products, and inspections of facilities.
|Contact Name||Charles Maguire|
|Department||Texas Commission on Environmental Quality|
|Division||Radioactive Materials Division|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||Tex. Admin. Code 30-1-336L|
|Authority 2:||Texas Health and Safety Code Chapter 401 —Radioactive Materials and Other Sources of Radiation|