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Ohio EPA Publication Catalogue

This publication catalogue includes free resources that might be helpful to you in understanding the Ohio EPA regulations that may apply to your small business.  Please complete this form for any materials that you are interested in receiving and return electronically to the Ohio EPA, Office of Compliance Assistance and Pollution Prevention.  Please allow a week for delivery.

This catalogue does not contain a comprehensive listing of all available publications from Ohio EPA.  For more information, you can visit the web sites of our different divisions and Ohio EPA's list of policy and guidance documents.

Contents
Hazardous Waste ]   [ Water ]   [ Air ]   [ Solid Waste/Infectious Waste/Composting ]   
[ Small Business ]   [ Pollution Prevention ]   [ Emergency Response/Clean Up ]   [ General ]   

Hazardous Waste Publications

Order

Publication Title

Date

Description

Identifying Your Hazardous Waste

February 2000

Fact sheet that explains how to identify hazardous waste at your business.

Understanding the Hazardous Waste Rules: Handbook for Small Businesses

June 1996

U.S. EPA handbook that explains the hazardous waste rules.

Hazardous Waste Generator Handbook

September 1994

Handbook providing information on Ohio's hazardous waste requirements for generators.

RCRA Hazardous Waste Generator Compliance Inspection Checklists

Checklists used during Ohio EPA's hazardous waste generator inspections.

Solvent-Contaminated Rags and Wipes

March 1994

Guidance on the management of wipers that are contaminated with solvents.

Satellite Accumulation Areas

November 1994

Guidance on the location of hazardous waste satellite accumulation areas.

Universal Waste Rule

April 2000

Fact sheet that summarizes the universal waste rule requirements.

Managing Used Oil: Advice for Small Businesses

November 1996

Fact sheet from U.S. EPA, summarizing the used oil management standards.

Management of Lead-bearing Paint from Lead Paint Abatement

2000 Update

Fact sheet for managing lead-bearing paint waste from lead paint abatement.

Acetone Regulations and Pollution Prevention

January 1998

Fact sheet summarizing the regulations regarding acetone use.

Selecting a TSD Facility to Handle Your Hazardous Wastes

March 1997

Fact sheet on selecting a hazardous waste disposal facility.

Ohio Commercial Facilities Accepting Hazardous Waste

February 2000

List of commercial facilities in Ohio accepting hazardous waste.

Commercial Used Oil Markets and Recyclers

List of used oil processing/handling companies.

Fluorescent Lamps

April 2000

Guidelines for managing fluorescent lamps.

Fluorescent Lamp Recyclers

List of fluorescent lamp recyclers.

List of Mercury Recyclers

List of companies that recycle mercury.

Lead Shot Reclaimers

List of facilities that reclaim lead shot.

Antifreeze Recycling Equipment Vendor Information

List of companies that manufacture on-site antifreeze recycling equipment.

Cessation of Regulated Operations (CRO) Manual

December 1999

Handbook that provides an overview of the CRO program and requirements.

Managing Hazardous Waste from Dry Cleaning

April 1996

Fact sheet that explains the hazardous waste requirements for dry cleaners.

The Regulation of Used Oil: Used Oil Burners

January 2001

Fact sheet explaining the regulations that apply to companies that burn used oil.

The Regulation of Used Oil: Used Oil Generators

October 2000

Fact sheet explaining the regulations that apply to generators of used oil.

The Regulation of Used Oil: Used Oil Transporters

December 2000

Fact sheet explaining the regulations that apply to companies transporting used oil.

Handling Solvent Contaminated Wipers

April 2001

Fact sheet that explains how businesses can manage their solvent contaminated wipers.

Regulatory Status of Generator Treatment

 April 2002

 Fact sheet explains how a generator can treat their hazardous waste without a hazardous waste permit.

 

Water Publications

Order

Publication Title

Date

Summary

Storm Water Drainage Wells

April 1996

Pamphlet about storm water drainage wells.

Agricultural Drainage Wells

September 1997

Pamphlet about agricultural drainage wells.

Does Your Facility Generate Automotive Service Wastes?

U.S. EPA brochure explaining wastewater requirements for auto service waste.

Class V Well Facts

U.S. EPA brochure about injection wells.

Class V Industrial Disposal Wells

August 1997

Booklet on Class V disposal well requirements.

Class V Auto Service Disposal Wells

November 1997

Booklet on automotive service disposal wells.

Wellhead Protection: What it is and How to Get Started

October 1997

Fact sheet explaining how to start a wellhead protection plan in your area.

The Costs and Benefits of Wellhead Protection and Financing Options

Booklet outlining the benefits of creating a wellhead protection plan.

Injection Wells

Booklet about injection wells.

Ohio's Drinking Water...Meeting the Need

July 1990

Booklet provides information on protecting our drinking water resources.

Ohio EPA's Wastewater Discharge Permit Process

January 1997

Fact sheet on Ohio EPA's NPDES permit process.

Does Your Facility Generate Industrial Wastewater?

September 1994

Pamphlet that explains the proper way to dispose of industrial wastewater

Ohio EPA Indirect Discharge Permit Program

November 1999

Fact sheet about Ohio's indirect discharge permit program.

Ohio EPA's Antidegradation Rule

July 1996

Guidelines for Ohio's antidegradation rule.

Indirect Discharge Permitting Steps

November 1999

Fact sheet on indirect discharge permits.

Ohio EPA's Surface Water Permit-to-Install Process

September 2000

Fact sheet detailing Ohio EPA's permit-to-install process.

Storm Water Program

June 1996

Fact sheet that describes the NPDES storm water permit program.

Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan (SWP3) for the Construction Industry

May 1995

Fact sheet and checklist for construction sites on storm water pollution prevention plans.

Expansion of the NPDES Storm Water Permit Program - Phase II

Fact sheet that explains Phase II of the NPDES storm water permit program.

A Guide for On-Site Sewage Disposal Systems

March 2000

An operation and maintenance guide for on-site septic treatment and disposal systems.

Guide for Owners of Package  Aeration Sewage Treatment Plants

March 2000

A guide for operating a package extended aeration sewage treatment system.

Ohio EPA's Wastewater Regulations and Home-Based Businesses

May 1999

Fact sheet explaining wastewater regulations that apply to a home based business.

Ohio Wetlands

January 1997

Fact sheet about wetlands and permits.

Section 401 Water Quality Certifications

January 1997

Fact sheet explaining the certification needed before discharging dredge/fill in wetlands.

Section 404 Permits

February 1997

Fact sheet explaining the permit needed prior to discharging dredge/fill into wetlands.

Do You Know Where Your Floor Drains Go?

May 2001

Fact sheet which explains the wastewater regulations applying to floor drain discharges.

 

 

Air Pollution Control Publications

Order

Title

Date

Description

The Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990

September 1992

Guide for small businesses that describes the Clean Air Act of 1990. U.S. EPA

The Plain English Guide to the Clean Air Act

April 1993

Plain English guide to the Clean Air Act. U.S. EPA

What a Small Business Should Know About the New Clean Air Act

November 1993

Fact sheet explaining how the Clean Air Act affects small businesses. U.S. EPA

How Your Small Business Can Get In Touch With EPA Air Requirements...

Brochure about Ohio's Small Business Assistance Program help with air permits.

Does my Small Business need an Air Permit?

Brochure explaining the general air permit requirements for small businesses.

Ohio EPA's Air Permitting Process

October 1991

Fact sheet answering common questions about Ohio EPA's air permitting process.

Before You Light It...Know Ohio's Open Burning Regulations

September 2000

Brochure describing Ohio's open burning regulations.

Air Pollution Requirements for the Printing Industry

February 1997

Fact sheet explaining air pollution requirements for the printing industry.

Air Pollution from Bakeries

January 1997

Fact sheet explaining air pollution requirements for bakeries.

Air Pollution Requirements for Asphalt Concrete Plants

January 1997

Fact sheet explaining air pollution requirements for asphalt concrete plants.

Air Pollution Requirements for Metal Parts Fabrication Facilities

January 1997

Fact sheet explaining air pollution requirements for metal parts facilities.

Controlling Emissions from Dry Cleaners

January 1997

Fact sheet that describes the requirements for controlling emissions from dry cleaners.

Foundries

November 1996

Fact sheet outlining the air regulations that apply to foundries.

Air Pollution Regulations Affecting Body Shops

January 1997

Fact sheet outlining the air regulations for auto body shops with painting operations.

Controlling Air Emissions from Chromium Electroplating and Anodizing Tanks

January 1997

Fact sheet describing the air regulations for chromium electroplating and anodizing tanks.

Getting in Touch with Air Pollution Requirements for Wood Furniture Manufacturing

January 1997

Fact sheet explaining air pollution requirements for wood furniture manufacturing.

Air Pollution Requirements of Ohio EPA's New Halogenated Solvent Cleaning Standard

January 1997

Fact sheet explaining air pollution requirements for halogenated solvent cleaning.

Final Rule Summary: Complying with the Section 608 Refrigerant Recycling Rule

August 1995

Overview of the air pollution requirements for recycling refrigerant from small and large appliances. U.S. EPA

Recycling Refrigerant From Motor Vehicle Air Conditioners

July 1992

Fact sheet explaining the requirements for recycling refrigerant from air conditioners.

Policy on the Use of Waste Oil as a Dust Suppressant for Roadways

May 1999

Revised policy on the use of waste oils as a dust suppressant.

Accidental Release Prevention Requirements

January 2002

Fact sheet describes the requirements of the Accidental Release Prevention Program

 

Solid Waste, Infectious Waste, Composting

Order

Title

Date

Description

What Type of Scrap Tire Business or User are You?

January 1996

Fact sheet describes the types of scrap tire businesses and general requirements for each.

Scrap Tire Shipping Papers

March 2002

Fact sheet describes the shipping paper requirements for scrap tire transportation.

Standards and Requirements for Scrap Tire Transporters

March 2002

Fact sheet describes the standards and requirements for scrap tire transporters.

Mobile Scrap Tire Recovery Facilities

March 2002

Fact sheet describes the requirements for mobile scrap tire facilities.

What is a Scrap Tire?

March 2002

Fact sheet provides examples and a definition of scrap tire.

Scrap Tire Ban in Landfills

April 1996

Fact sheet describes of ban of scrap tires in landfills.

Financial Assurance for Scrap Tire Facilities and Transporters

February 1997

Fact sheet describes the financial assurance requirements for scrap tire facilities and transporters.

How Do Ohio's New Scrap Tire Rules Affect Me When I Remove a Tire From a Vehicle?

March 2002

Fact sheet describes the requirements for those who remove tires from vehicles.

 Mosquito Control at Scrap Tire Facilities

March 2002

Fact sheet describes mosquito control methods for scrap tire facilities.

How Do Ohio's New Scrap Tire Rules Affect Motor Vehicle Salvage Dealers?

September 1996

Fact sheet describes the scrap tire requirements for motor vehicle salvage dealers.

Class I and Class II Scrap Tire Storage Facilities

March 2002

Fact sheet describes the requirements for scrap tire storage facilities.

Class I and Class II Scrap Tire Recovery Facilities

March 2002

Fact sheet describes the requirements for scrap tire recovery facilities.

Scrap Tire Collection Facilities

March 2002

Fact sheet describes the requirements for scrap tire collection facilities.

Ohio's Scrap Tire Cleanup Program

March 2002

Fact sheet describing some of the ways scrap tire piles are being cleaned up.

Maintaining Exempt Status as a Legitimate Recycling Facility

December 1999

Fact sheet describing the requirements a recycling facility must meet to be exempt from the solid waste transfer station permit and annual operating license.

Rules for Construction and Demolition Debris Facilities

May 1996

Fact sheet describing the rules for construction and demolition debris disposal facilities.

Construction & Demolition Debris Facility Definitions

May2002

Fact sheet describing terms used in the construction and demolition debris program.

Construction & Demolition Debris Rules: On-Site Disposal of Debris

May 2002

Fact sheet describing the requirements regarding on-site disposal of construction and demolition debris.

Construction and Demolition Debris Rules: Summary for Generators

March 1997

A summary of the rules for generators of construction and demolition debris.

Infectious Waste Regulations Summary

December 1997

A summary of the infectious waste regulations.

Guidance Document for Small Generators of Infectious Waste

November 1998

A summary of the infectious waste requirements for small generators.

Questions and Answers for Small Generators of Infectious Waste

February 1999

Frequently asked questions from small generators of infectious waste.

Guidance Document for Large Generators of Infectious Waste

November 1998

A summary of the infectious waste requirements for large generators.

Questions and Answers for Large Generators of Infectious Waste

November 1998

Frequently asked questions from large generators of infectious waste

Guidance Document for Transporters of Infectious Waste

December 1997

A summary of the infectious waste requirements for transporters.

Guidance Document for Home Healthcare Providers

June 1999

A summary of the infectious waste requirements for home healthcare providers.

Infectious Waste Guidance Document for Veterinarians

December 1998

A summary of the infectious waste requirements for veterinarians.

Disposal of Infectious Waste Generated at Trauma Scenes

August 1999

A summary of the infectious waste requirements for trauma scenes.

Infectious Waste Treatment Facility Guidance Document - Incineration

December 1998

A summary of the requirements for infectious waste treatment facilities utilizing incineration.

Composting Animal Carcasses at Class II Composting Facilities

August 1999

A fact sheet explaining the requirements for composting animal carcasses.

Registering as a Class III Solid Waste Compost Facility

September 1999

A guidance document that summarizes the Class III compost facility registration requirements.

Questions and Answers for Composting Facilities

September 1999

A series of questions and answers related to composting.

Odor Management Practices for Composting Facilities

September 1999

Guidance for composting facilities on how to prevent and manage odors.

What is a Transfer Facility?

December 1999

A guidance document clarifying what is regulated as a transfer facility.

What Materials Can't a Transfer Facility Accept

July 2000

A fact sheet that outlines what materials a transfer facility cannot accept.

Class II Composting Facility Requirements

January 2001

This fact sheet summarizes the Class II composting facility requirements.

Class III Composting Facility Requirements

January 2001

This fact sheet summarizes the Class III composting facility requirements.

Class IV Composting Facility Requirements

January 2001

This fact sheet summarizes the Class IV composting facility requirements.

 

Small Business Publications

Order

Title

Date

Description

The Small Business Resource

Quarterly newsletter

Small Business Environmental  Compliance Self-Assessment Guide

June 2000

Guide to help small businesses understand and comply with the air, waste, water and other Ohio EPA regulations.

Steam Carpet Cleaning and  Environmental Regulations

September 1997

Fact sheet that explains environmental regulations that apply to steam carpet cleaning.

Running an Auto Maintenance Shop? Know Your Ohio EPA Regulations

August 1999

Fact sheet that explains environmental regulations that apply to auto maintenance shops.

Running an Auto Collision Repair Shop? Know Your Ohio EPA Regulations

May 1999

Fact sheet that explains environmental regulations that apply to auto collision repair shops.

Mobile Power Washing and Environmental Regulations

May 2001

Fact sheet that explains environmental regulations that apply to power washers.

Running a Nail or Hair Salon? Know Your Ohio EPA Regulations

September 1999

Fact sheet that explains environmental regulations that apply to nail or hair salons.

Running a Woodworking or Refinishing Business? Know Your Ohio EPA Regulations

August 1999

Fact sheet that explains environmental regulations that apply to woodworking or refinishing businesses.

Running a Print Shop? Know Your Ohio EPA Regulations

April 2000

Fact sheet that explains the environmental requirements for print shops

Working as Paint Contractor? Know Your Ohio EPA Regulations

May 2000

Fact sheet that explains environmental regulations that apply to paint contractors.

Handling Paint Waste from Your Business

August 2000

Fact sheet that explains environmental requirements for handling various kinds of paint-related wastes.

Does Your Business Process Photos or Film? Know Your Ohio EPA Regulations

June 2000

Fact sheet that explains environmental regulations that apply to photo and film processors.

Environmental Guide for Ohio Dry Cleaners

June 2000

Booklet that explains environmental regulations that apply to dry cleaners.

Restaurant Grease: Know Your Ohio EPA Regulations

May 2001

This fact sheet explains how to handle grease from your restaurant.

Environmental Compliance Guide for Vehicle Salvage Yards

September 2001

A compliance guidebook for auto salvage yard owners.

Environmental Compliance Guide for Auto Service Shops

October 2001

A compliance guidebook for auto service shops.

Environmental Compliance Guide for Auto Body Shops

March 2002

A compliance guidebook for auto body shops.

Are You Managing Your Hazardous Waste Containers Properly?

August 2002

A fact sheet on hazardous waste container management.

 

Pollution Prevention Publications

Order

Title

Date

Description

Pollution Prevention Information Available from Ohio EPA

July 2001

A publication order form for pollution prevention documents.

Pollution Prevention - The Basics

July 2001

Fact sheet explaining the pollution prevention approach to environmental management.

Pollution Prevention - Getting Started

January 2001

Fact sheet explaining how to establish a pollution prevention program.

Pollution Prevention Loan Program Technical Review Worksheet

Document explaining how to apply for a loan through the pollution prevention loan program

Waste: What is it Really Costing You?

August 1999

Fact sheet to help you calculate the costs associated with waste disposal.

Pollution Prevention in Painting and Coating Operations

September 1994

Fact sheet identifying pollution prevention practices in the painting and coating operations.

Extending the Life of Aqueous Cleaning Solutions

September 1995

Fact sheet identifying practices that extend the life of aqueous cleaning solutions.

Ohio's Material Exchange (OMEx)
A Reuse and Recycling Service

A listings of materials available and materials wanted to promote recycling and reuse of unwanted materials.

Automotive Repair Facilities

February 1999

Fact sheet identifying pollution prevention practices for automotive repair facilities.

Antifreeze Recycling Services

A listing of companies that provide antifreeze recycling services.

Extending the Life of Metal Working Fluids

March 1993

Fact sheet identifying practices to extend the life of metal working fluids.

Research and Educational Laboratory Waste Reduction

November 1997

Fact sheet identifying pollution prevention practices for laboratories.

Legal Consideration for On-Site Solvent Recycling

May 1993

Fact sheet summarizes the regulatory requirements for recycling solvent on-site.

On-Site Solvent Recycling Equipment

January 1998

Fact sheet of solvent recycling equipment and a list of vendors.

Vehicle and Equipment Cleaning Wash Water Recycling Equipment

May 1999

A listing of wash water recycling system vendors.

Industrial Laundry Contacts in Ohio

September 1999

A list of industrial laundry facilities in Ohio

Woodworking and Refinishing Pollution Prevention Opportunities

February 2001

A fact sheet outlining ways to reduce waste from woodworking and refinishing operations.

Wood Pallet and Wood Waste Recycling Operations in Ohio

November 2000

A directory of wood waste recycling companies in Ohio.

What is Pollution Prevention?

May 2002

A fact sheet describing pollution prevention

Emergency Response and Clean-up Publications

Order

Title

Date

Description

Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasure (SPCC) Program

March 2001

Fact sheet explaining the SPCC requirements for companies handling oil and oil products.

The Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act

August 1995

Pamphlet that explains the requirements of the Toxic Chemical Release Inventory Rule. U.S. EPA

Community Right-to-Know and Small Business: Understanding Sections 311and 312 of the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act

September 1988

Booklet with information on how and what to report under Sections 311 and 312 of the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act. U.S. EPA

Senate Bill 221

December 1997

Learn more about the legislation that helped create Ohio's Voluntary Action Program.

Ohio's Voluntary Action Program

July 2001

This fact sheet explains Ohio's Voluntary Action Program.

Cessation of Regulated Operations Program

June 1999

Facilities that are closing must ensure they are in compliance with the CRO regulations. This fact sheet outlines these requirements.

 

General Publications

Order

Title

Date

Description

Public Participation at Ohio EPA

July 1999

Brochure outlining ways the public can get involved with Ohio EPA.

A Guide to the District Offices

February 1998

Guide that outlines the services, divisions and district offices of Ohio EPA.

Ohio EPA 25 years 1972-1997

September 1997

Overview of Ohio EPA's first 25 years.

Annual Report: Fiscal Year 2000

Annual report highlighting the activities and accomplishments of Ohio EPA.

Agency Agenda

July 2001

A summary of Ohio EPA activities for 1999.

Ohio EPA Online

July 1999

Brochure providing Web addresses for various Ohio EPA divisions and offices.

Ohio EPA's Fee Schedule

December 1999

Summarizes the different fees Ohio EPA charges.

Ohio EPA Resource Guide

June 2001

Overview of Ohio EPA, how to obtain EPA publications and information on major environmental laws.

Ohio EPA's Newsletters

August 2001

Information sheet with information on how to obtain copies of Ohio EPA's newsletters.

Getting Copies of Ohio EPA Regulations

February 2000

Order form for obtaining copies of Ohio EPA's regulations.

Environmental Laws

September 1997

Fact sheet that describes the major environmental laws that Ohio EPA oversees.

Your Business and Ohio EPA Inspections...

April 1997

A simple guide to help you prepare your company for an Ohio EPA compliance inspection

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