Environmental Law as it pertains to Ohio EPA

Material/Activity Regulated

Division/Program

Administrative
Code

Revised Code

Federal Enabling/
Related Statute

Air Pollution

Division of Air Pollution Control (DAPC)

3745-71 to 80; 3745-14 to 26; 3745-31; 3745-35; 3745-101 to 103

3704

Clean Air Act (CAA)

Cessation of Regulated Operations

Division of Hazardous Waste Management (DHWM)

3745-352

3752

Not applicable

Clean Ohio Fund

Clean Ohio Fund Program (Division of Emergency & Remedial Response (DERR))

N/A

122.65 - .659

N/A

Community Right-to-Know, Emergency Planning, and Release Reporting Requirements

DAPC-State Emergency Response Commission (SERC)

3750-1 to 60

3750

Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know (EPCRTK)

Construction Demolition & Debris

Division of Solid & Infectious Waste Management (DSIWM)

3745-400

3714

Not applicable

Drinking Water

Division of Drinking and Ground Waters (DDAGW)

3745-81 to 99; 3745-7

6109

Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA)

Hazardous Waste

DHWM

3745-50 to 69; 3745-218; 3745-248; 3745-270

3734

Resource Conservation & Recovery Act (RCRA); Subtitle C

Injection of Wastes into Wells

Underground Injection Control (UIC) Program (DDAGW)

3745-34

6111.043 - .049

SDWA

Ohio EPA (Enabling Statute)

All Divisions/Programs (Including Verified Complaint Process, Environmental Education Fund, and Environmental Audits)

N/A

3745

N/A

Oil and Gas

Separate entity; Department of Natural Resources (DNR)

1501

1509

SDWA

Private Sewer Systems

Division of Surface Water (DSW)

N/A

6112

Not applicable

Remedial Actions at Unregulated Sites

DERR

N/A

3734, 3745.12, and 6111

Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation & Liability Act (CERCLA)

Solid & Infectious Wastes

DSIWM

3745-27, 28, 29, 30; 3745-37

3734

RCRA Subtitle D (only for municipal solid waste landfills)

Spills of Hazardous Substances, Oil, etc.

Emergency Response Section (DERR)

N/A

3734, 3745.12, and 6111

CERCLA

Toxic Release Inventory

DAPC

3745-100

3751

EPCRTK

Underground Storage Tanks

Separate entity; Bureau of Underground Storage Tank Regulation (BUSTR)

1301

3737

RCRA

Universal Wastes

DHWM

3745-273

3734

RCRA

Used Oil

DHWM

3745-279

3734

RCRA

Voluntary Clean-up

Voluntary Action Program (VAP)(DERR)

3745-300

3746

Not applicable

Water Pollution

DSW

3745-1 to 3; 3745-7; 3745-11; 3745-32 to 33; 3745-36; 3745-38; 3745-40; 3745-42

6111, 6117 & 6119

Clean Water Act (CWA)

 

 

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