Category: Permit Wizard

Creating a New Public Drinking Water System

Applicable Rule Requirements for the establishment of a new water system are described in R309-800-5. The information provided below should also be reviewed. Viability Review Those creating a new public drinking water system must demonstrate that their water system will have sufficient financial, managerial and technical capacity. See Capacity Development (R309-800) for more information. Establishing …

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Conclusion
Utah DEQ Permit Wizard

Progress Meter The online Permit Wizard is the result of a DEQ Leadership Team Legacy Project, conceptualized, researched, and developed by DEQ Leadership Team 7. The team thanks the DEQ Quality Council for their support of this project and numerous DEQ staff and managers for their assistance in compiling the information found within this “Wizard.” …

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Section 6: Other Programs Related Topics
Utah DEQ Permit Wizard

Progress Meter Methamphetamine A Utah Department of Health page. Methamphetamine Testing and Cleanup A Utah County Health Department environmental health page. The Meth Project The Meth Project is a large-scale prevention program aimed at reducing Meth use through public service messaging, public policy, and community outreach. | Wizard Intro | Section Intro | Previous Step …

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Section 6: Other Programs
Part 2: Clandestine Drug Lab Decontamination Certification
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Progress Meter In response to clandestine drug labs and the growing concern over the nature of potential health effects associated with residual methamphetamine in the environment, the Utah State Legislature passed the Illegal Drug Operations Site Reporting and Decontamination Act during the 2004 General Session. The Act was subsequently amended during the 2008 General Session …

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Section 6: Other Programs
Utah DEQ Permit Wizard

Progress Meter The Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA, 1986) implemented two chemical reporting programs: on-site chemical storage inventory (Tier II) and chemical releases under the Toxic Release Inventory (TRI). EPCRA uses several standards defined by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Hazard Communication Standard (HAZCOMM) to establish reporting thresholds under the Tier …

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Section 5: Waste Programs
Part 4: Hazardous Waste Management
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Progress Meter A hazardous waste is specifically listed by the Utah Solid and Hazardous Waste Rules or exhibits a characteristic such as ignitability, corrosivity, reactivity, or toxicity (as defined by the rules). Common hazardous waste may include paint, solvents used in painting and dry cleaning residues and pesticides. Individuals who treat, store or dispose of …

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Section 5: Waste Programs
Part 3: Used Oil Permits
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Progress Meter The goal is to eliminate, or reduce, the obstacles to proper collection and disposal of do-it-yourselfer (DIYer) used oil, (i.e., used oil generated through household activities, including maintenance of personal vehicles) through a broad and extensive public education program, and by making used oil collection centers more accessible, and by maintaining pertinent standards …

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Section 5: Waste Programs
Part 2: Used Tire Permits
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Progress Meter In response to a growing concern regarding stockpiles of waste tires and past experiences with waste tire stockpile fires, the Utah Legislature passed the Utah Waste Tire Recycling Act in 1990. Consequently, the waste tire recycling program is first and foremost a recycling program for used truck and passenger vehicle tires. 1 Will …

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Section 5: Waste Programs
Part 1: Solid Waste
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Progress Meter Individuals and businesses may not dispose or incinerate solid waste except at facilities complying with Utah’s solid and hazardous waste rules. Non-hazardous solid waste generally consists of municipal trash and garbage; construction and demolition waste; waste from commercial establishments; and industrial waste. Solid waste disposal sites must obtain permits from the Executive Secretary …

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Section 5: Waste Programs
Utah DEQ Permit Wizard

Progress Meter Any facility that generates or manages solid or hazardous waste is required to notify the US EPA. The State of Utah has authority to oversee this waste management. It is the obligation of the facility to properly characterize their waste and manage it appropriately. DWMRC will provide guidance and information to the facility. …

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Section 4: Petroleum Storage Tank Programs Related Topics
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Progress Meter These links are commonly used to access information about Underground Storage Tank topics. In no way is this page intended to be a comprehensive list of associated information. Brownfields Community Revitalization If you are performing due diligence and considering buying contaminated property or potentially contaminated property for redevelopment you may be required to …

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Section 4: Petroleum Storage Tank Programs
Part 5: Underground Storage Tank Owner/Operator Training & Registration Program
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Progress Meter Owning and operating an underground storage tank has several requirements to be performed prior to installation. Under Utah State Law, the Utah Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is required to verify the lawful presence in the United States of an individual at least 18 years of age (includes sole proprietor doing business under …

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Section 4: Petroleum Storage Tank Programs
Part 4: Underground Storage Tank Contractor Recertification
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Progress Meter The Underground Storage Tank (UST) Program oversees UST notification, installation, inspection, removal, and compliance with State and federal UST regulations concerning release prevention and remediation. Under Utah State Law, the Utah Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is required to verify the lawful presence in the United States of an individual at least 18 …

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