(A) A generator shall not treat, store, dispose of, transport, or offer for transportation hazardous waste without having received a U.S. EPA identification number from U.S. EPA or Ohio EPA.
(B) A generator who has not received a U.S. EPA identification number shall obtain one by applying to Ohio EPA using Ohio EPA form EPA 9029. This form may be obtained from Ohio EPA. Upon receiving the request, Ohio EPA will assign a U.S. EPA identification number to the generator.
(C) A generator shall not offer the generator's hazardous waste to transporters or to treatment, storage, or disposal facilities that have not received a U.S. EPA identification number.
(D) A recognized trader shall not arrange for import or export of hazardous waste without having received a U.S. EPA identification number.
[Comment 1: The exercise of foreign relations and international commerce powers is reserved to the federal government under the Constitution. These responsibilities are not delegable to the states. Therefore, the importation and exportation of hazardous waste into and out of the United States is solely regulated by the federal government.]
[Comment 2: 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."]
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 10/30/2017 and 02/12/2023
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 3734.12
Rule Amplifies: 3734.12
Prior Effective Dates: 05/29/1985 (Emer.), 08/29/1985, 02/11/1992, 12/07/2004, 09/05/2010, 03/24/2017