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Waste Management: Requirements and Permits

Requirements to transport and dispose of municipal solid, industrial and hazardous, and other wastes. Pending and current permits. Registration status.

Bioenergy Facilities

A definition of bioenergy, and the status of authorizations for bioenergy facilities pending action or approved.

Dredge or Fill Material: Section 401 Permits

The TCEQ conducts Section 401 certification reviews of projects requiring a Section 404 permit from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for discharging dredged or fill material into waters of the U.S., including wetlands.

Industrial and Hazardous Waste

Types of permits. Requirements for permit holders. Forms and other tools for applicants and consultants.

Medical Waste

Regulations for handling, treating, and properly disposing of sharps, samples, and other wastes of concern from clinics and similar settings.

Municipal Solid Waste

Links to pages on municipal solid waste management, public participation, and requirements for obtaining authorization to process or dispose of waste.

Radioactive Waste

Requirements for transporting or disposing of radioactive wastes in Texas.

Scrap Tires

Collecting, storing, processing, recycling, and disposing of scrap tires.

Septic Systems

On-site sewage facilities, or OSSFs, must be designed on the basis of a site evaluation that accounts for local conditions.

Sludge or Sludge Wastes

Regulatory requirements to generate, transport, or dispose of sludge or sludge wastes in Texas.

Underground Injection Wells

Requirements for drilling and operating wells for the solution mining of sulfur, salts or uranium, or for injecting liquid wastes and other substances underground.

Universal Waste

Streamline and reduce reporting and manifesting common hazardous wastes that are "universal".