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Rule 3745-66-98 | Special requirements for ignitable waste or reactive waste- tank systems.


(A) Ignitable waste or reactive waste shall not be placed in a tank system, unless:

(1) The waste is treated, rendered, or mixed before or immediately after placement in the tank system so that:

(a) The resulting waste, mixture, or dissolved material no longer meets the description of ignitable waste or reactive waste under rule 3745-51-21 or 3745-51-23 of the Administrative Code; and

(b) Paragraph (B) of rule 3745-65-17 of the Administrative Code is complied with; or

(2) The waste is stored or treated in such a way that the waste is protected from any material or conditions which may cause the waste to ignite or react; or

(3) The tank system is used solely for emergencies.

(B) The owner or operator of a facility where ignitable waste or reactive waste is stored or treated in tanks shall comply with the requirements for the maintenance of protective distances between the waste management area and any public ways, streets, alleys, or an adjoining property line that can be built upon as required in the national fire protection association's (NFPA) "Flammable and Combustible Liquids 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."]

Last updated October 24, 2022 at 9:05 AM

Supplemental Information

Authorized By: 3734.12
Amplifies: 3734.12
Five Year Review Date: 11/24/2022
Prior Effective Dates: 4/15/1981, 1/7/1983, 12/8/1988, 9/2/1997, 12/7/2000, 12/7/2004, 9/5/2010, 3/24/2017