Municipal Solid Waste Permits
Links to pages with information on municipal solid waste management, public participation, and requirements for obtaining authorization to process or dispose of waste.
Topics Under this Category
Annual summaries of municipal solid waste managed and amounts of remaining capacity in the various regions of Texas.
Links to pages explaining requirements for permits, registrations, and other authorizatons related to the management of municipal solid waste.
Describes program allowing operators of MSW landfills in Texas to receive rebates of a portion of state fees collected if they file an approved composting plan with the TCEQ.
Requirements for composting or mulching source-separated materials, and materials diverted from a municipal solid waste stream. Links to guidance and forms.
Download Microsoft Excel files containing data on MSW facilities from TCEQ databases.
Financial assurance requirements and contact information pertaining to municipal solid waste facilities.
Lists of guidance documents presented on various municipal solid waste topic pages.
Requirements and relevant information for anyone who must dispose of domestic septage, grease trap waste, grit trap waste, or other sludge wastes in Texas.
Information about an inventory of closed and abandoned municipal solid waste sites.
Information on managing municipal solid waste through general and special law districts.
Requirements for the management and disposal of medical waste in Texas, with links to rules, guidance, and forms.
Requirements that must be met for the landfill disposal of sludge wastes in Texas. Links to related information.
Requirements for facilities that process or treat sludge or liquid wastes in Texas. Links to relevant forms and guidance.
Requirements for operating a liquid waste transfer facility. Links to relevant forms and guidance.
Overview of the various ways that liquid wastes are regulated by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. Links to other Web pages with more specific information on each related regulatory program.
Use these forms and instructions to submit your MSW annual report online, by e-mail, by fax, or in hard copy. Reports for fiscal year 2013 are due December 2, 2013.
Listings of municipal solid waste permit, registration, and modification applications posted by applicants on the Internet as required by 30 TAC Chapter 330, Subsection 330.57(i).
Information relating to municipal solid waste facility closure and post-closure care.
Links to rules describing the requirements for finanacial assurance for Municipal Solid Waste facilities.
Links to rules, forms, and information on groundwater monitoring and corrective action at municipal solid waste facilities.
Information relating to landfill gas management.
Rules, guidelines, and forms relating to design and construction of municipal landfill liners and cover systems.
Meeting schedule, agenda, and minutes from past meetings of this open-participation group formed to address issues related to the management of and recovery of resources from municipal solid waste.
Instructions and forms for public meetings regarding groundwater corrective measures assessments for municipal solid waste facilities.
Information about public notices concerning MSW applications, and participating in the permitting process.
Information about Site Operating Plans for Municipal Solid Waste facilities.
Information for owners and operators of municipal solid waste landfills who are considering a water balance or evapotranspiration alternative final cover system.
Storage limits, and recordkeeping and reporting requirements for Texas operations that recycle materials diverted from municipal solid waste streams.
General Information on the Regional Councils of Governments
Program to provide grants to regional councils of governments to fund solid waste management activities and various local and regional projects that help implement solid waste management plans.
Information for owners and operators of non-permitted and non-registered municipal solid waste recyclers in Bexar County that store combustible material for producing mulch or compost.
Links to pages from which you can search for information in databases that track registrations and applications for permits for municipal solid waste management facilities.
Information on special waste identification, transportation, and disposal.
An overview of the types of municipal solid waste facilities and the types of wastes that may be accepted.
Information, rules and forms for the use of land at closed MSW landfills and those in post-closure care.