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Sewage Sludge: Permits for Land Application, Processing, or Disposal

Permitting and reporting requirements for the land application or disposal of sewage sludge from wastewater treatment plants. Links to relevant forms and rules. Also information about transferring such a permit.

Under the rules found in Title 30, Texas Administrative Code, Chapter 312Exit TCEQ (HTML), you must obtain a permit from the TCEQ before you begin to do any of the following with sewage sludge:

Each of these activities also requires you to file reports regularly with the TCEQ. These permits may be transferred by obtaining the approval of the TCEQ.

To Obtain a Permit to Process, Dispose, or Incinerate Sewage Sludge

Also follow the related reporting requirements.

To Obtain a Permit to Apply Class B Sewage Sludge to Land

Also follow the related reporting requirements.

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