3745-50-46 Permits by rule.

(A) Notwithstanding any other provision of rules 3745-50-40 to 3745-50-235 of the Administrative Code, a publicly owned treatment works will be deemed to have a hazardous waste permit if such public owned treatment works meets the following conditions:

(1) Has an Ohio national pollutant discharge elimination system (NPDES) permit;

(a) Complies with the conditions of that permit;

(b) Complies with the following rules:

(i) Rule 3745-54-11 of the Administrative Code, U.S. EPA identification number;

(ii) Rule 3745-54-71 of the Administrative Code, use of manifest system;

(iii) Rule 3745-54-72 of the Administrative Code, manifest discrepancies;

(iv) Paragraphs (A) and (B)(1) of rule 3745-54-73 of the Administrative Code, operating record;

(v) Rule 3745-54-75 of the Administrative Code, biennial report;

(vi) Rule 3745-54-76 of the Administrative Code, unmanifested waste report; and

(vii) For NPDES permits issued after November 8, 1984, rule 3745-54-101 of the Administrative Code.

(2) If the waste meets all federal, state, and local pretreatment requirements which would be applicable to the waste if such waste were being discharged into a publicly owned treatment works through a sewer, pipe, or similar conveyance.

(B) Notwithstanding any other provision of rules 3745-50-40 to 3745-50-235 of the Administrative Code, the owner or operator of an injection well disposing of hazardous waste will be deemed to have a hazardous waste permit if the following condition is met: for underground injection control (UIC) permits issued after November 8, 1984, complies with rule 3745-54-101 of the Administrative Code; and where the UIC well is the only unit at a facility which requires a hazardous waste permit, complies with paragraph (D) of rule 3745-50-44 of the Administrative Code.

(C) Paragraphs (B) and (C) of rule 3745-50-40 of the Administrative Code provide a permit by rule under the conditions specified in that rule for the owner or operator of a facility treating, storing, or disposing of hazardous waste on the effective date of any new, amended, or rescinded rule or statute that renders the owner or operator of the facility subject to the permitting requirements of Chapter 3734. of the Revised Code.

[Comment: For dates of non-regulatory government publications, publications of recognized organizations and associations, federal rules, and federal statutory provisions referenced in this rule, see rule 3745-50-11 of the Administrative Code titled "Incorporated by reference."]

Effective: 02/05/2013
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 11/15/2012 and 08/25/2017
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 3734.02 , 3734.05 , 3734.12
Rule Amplifies: 3734.12
Prior Effective Dates: 05/22/1981 (Emer.), 08/26/1981 (Emer.), 12/02/1981, 11/17/1988 (Emer.), 02/23/1989, 12/30/1989, 02/11/1992, 07/14/1997, 03/13/2002, 12/07/2004, 02/16/2009