(A) Beneficial use.
(1) This chapter authorizes the beneficial use of the following wastes, including instances where the waste is commingled with other materials, that are placed on land or burned unless otherwise excluded as provided in rule 3745-599-05 of the Administrative Code:
(a) Foundry sands that are a solid waste, industrial waste, or other waste.
(b) Material resulting from the treatment of a public water system's source water supply for drinking or industrial purposes that are a solid waste, industrial waste, or other waste.
(c) Solid waste, industrial waste, or other waste for use as fuel or as an ingredient in a combustion unit.
(d) Lake Erie dredge that is a solid waste or an other waste.
(e) Sewage sludge incinerator ash.
(2) When a beneficial use byproduct has been managed and beneficially used in accordance with this chapter, the beneficial use byproduct that has been beneficially used is not a solid waste under Chapter 3734. of the Revised Code.
(B) Harbor sediment authorization. This chapter authorizes the director to issue a harbor sediment authorization for lake Erie dredge that the director determines is neither a solid waste nor an other waste. A harbor sediment authorization issued in accordance with this chapter does not authorize the placement of any material into waters of the state.
[Comment: Placement of materials into waters of the state may require an authorization pursuant to Chapter 6111. of the Revised Code.]
(C) Compliance with this chapter, or permits authorized hereunder, does not relieve any person of obligations under state or federal laws and rules.
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 11/29/2018 and 02/25/2024
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 3734.02, 6111.03, 6111.035, 6111.32, 6111.34
Rule Amplifies: 3734.02, 6111.03, 6111.035, 6111.32, 6111.33, 6111.34
Prior Effective Dates: 03/31/2017