Department of Environmental Quality
Virginia Waste Management Board
Administrative Procedures for Hazardous Waste Facility Site Certification [9 VAC 20 ‑ 40]
|Description||Establishes administrative procedures for the submission and evaluation of applications for certification of hazardous waste facility sites, public notice, application processing, etc.|
|State Authority||Sections 10.1-1434 and 10.1-1436 of the Code of Virginia|
|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 processes for evaluation of proposed hazardous waste facility site suitability, negotiation of siting issues and resolution of conflicts.
To ensure that suitable new sites for hazardous waste facilities can be certified in a timely and efficient manner.
To protect public health, safety and welfare and the environment by limiting certification to sites that have been adequately evaluated and deemed suitable for use.
|Name / Title:||Leslie A. Romanchik|
1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
|Telephone:||(804)698-4129 FAX: (804)698-4234 TDD: ()-|