Department of Environmental Quality
Virginia Waste Management Board
Vegetative Waste Management and Yard Waste Composting Regulations [REPEALED] [9 VAC 20 ‑ 101]
|Description||Establishes appropriate standards for siting, design, construction, operation and closures, and expedited permitting procedures for certain vegetative waste management facilities, including those for yard waste composting.|
|State Authority||Sections 10.1-1402 and 10.1-1408.1 of the Code of Virginia|
|Federal Authority||none beyond that provided in 42 USC 6941 et seq. and 40 Code of Federal Regulations Part 257|
|Exempt from APA||No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.|
|Text of Regulation||Link to Virginia Administrative Code|
|Goals of Regulation||
To protect public health and/or welfare with the least possible costs and intrusiveness to the citizens and businesses of the Commonwealth.
To establish appropriate practices for facilities that manage only vegetative waste or compost yard waste and exclude all other wastes.
|Name / Title:||Cindy Berndt / Reg. Coordinator|
1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
|Telephone:||(804)698-4378 FAX: (804)698-4019 TDD: ()-|