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Chapter 70.95 RCW


Legislative findingPrioritiesGoals.
Environmental excellence program agreementsEffect on chapter.
Standards for solid waste handlingAreasLandfill location.
Inert waste landfills.
Implementation of standardsAssessmentAnalysesProposals.
County comprehensive solid waste management planJoint plansRequirements when updatingDuties of cities.
County and city comprehensive solid waste management plansContents.
County and city comprehensive solid waste management plansLevels of service, reduction and recycling.
County and city comprehensive solid waste management plansReview and approval process.
Utilities and transportation commission to review local plan's assessment of cost impacts on rates.
Technical assistance for plan preparationGuidelinesInformational materials and programs.
Maintenance of plansReview, revisionsImplementation of source separation programs.
Financial aid to counties and cities.
Matching requirements.
Contracts with counties to assure proper expenditures.
Local board of health regulations to implement the comprehensive planSection not to be construed to authorize counties to operate system.
Local health departments may contract with the department of ecology.
Solid waste disposal facility sitingSite reviewLocal solid waste advisory committeesMembership.
Private businesses involvement in source separated materialsLocal solid waste advisory committee to examine.
Permit for solid waste handling facilityRequired.
Permit for solid waste handling facilityApplications, fee.
Permit for solid waste disposal site or facilitiesReview by departmentAppeal of issuanceValidity of permits issued after June 7, 1984.
Permit for solid waste handling facilityRenewalAppealValidity of renewalReview fees.
Permit for solid waste disposal site or facilitiesSuspension.
Exemption from solid waste permit requirementsWaste-derived soil amendmentsApplicationRevocation of exemptionAppeal.
HearingAppealDenial, suspensionWhen effective.
Solid waste collection companiesNotice of changes in tipping fees and disposal rate schedules.
Landfill disposal facilitiesReserve accounts required by July 1, 1987ExceptionRules.
Waste generated outside the stateFindings.
Waste generated outside the stateSolid waste disposal site facility reporting requirementsFees.
Financial aid to jurisdictional health departmentsApplicationsAllocations.
Financial aid to jurisdictional health departmentsMatching funds requirements.
Diversion of recyclable materialPenalty.
Unlawful to dump or deposit solid waste without permitPenaltiesLitter cleanup restitution payment.
Name appearing on waste materialPresumption.
Disposal of sewage sludge or septic tank sludge prohibitedExemptionsUses of sludge material permitted.
Duties of departmentState solid waste management planAssistanceCoordinationTire recycling.
Additional powers and duties of department.
Department to cooperate with public and private departments, agencies, and associations.
Department authorized to disburse referendum 26 (RCW 43.83.330) fund for local government solid waste projects.
Department authorized to disburse funds under RCW 43.83.350 for local government solid waste projects.
Hazardous substance remedial actionsProcedural requirements not applicable.
Determination of best solid waste management practicesDepartment to develop method to monitor waste streamCollectors to report quantity and quality of wasteConfidentiality of proprietary information.
Solid waste stream analysis.
Solid waste stream evaluation.
Analysis and evaluation to be incorporated in state solid waste management plan.
Solid wasteBeneficial usesPermitting requirement exemptions.
Solid waste handling permitExemption from requirementsApplication of sectionRules.
Composting of bovine and equine carcassesGuidelinesExemption from solid waste handling rules.
RulesDepartment "deferring" to other permitsApplication of section.
Qualified anaerobic digesters exempt from permitting requirements of chapterDefinitions.
TransportersDefinitionRegistration requiredPenalties.
TransportersDelivery of recyclable materials to transfer station or landfill prohibitedRecordsPenalty.
Solid waste recyclersNoticeReportPenalty.
Financial assurance requirements.
Disposal of vehicle tires outside designated area prohibitedPenaltyExemption.
Fee on the retail sale of new replacement vehicle tires.
Fee on the retail sale of new replacement vehicle tiresFailure to collect, pay to departmentPenalties.
Waste tire removal account.
Waste tire removal accountUseInformation required to be posted to department's web site.
Waste tire removal accountUse of moneysTransfer of any balance in excess of one million dollars to the motor vehicle account.
Disposition of fee.
Cooperation with department to aid tire recycling.
Waste tiresDefinitions.
Waste tiresLicense for transport or storage businessRequirements.
Waste tiresViolation of RCW 70.95.555Penalty.
Waste tiresContracts with unlicensed persons prohibited.
Limitations on liability.
Educational material promoting household waste reduction and recycling.
Battery disposalRestrictionsViolators subject to fine"Vehicle battery" defined.
Identification procedure for persons accepting used vehicle batteries.
Requirements for accepting used batteries by retailers of vehicle batteriesNotice.
Retail core charge.
Vehicle battery wholesalersObligations regarding used batteriesNoncompliance procedure.
Department to distribute printed noticeIssuance of warnings and citationsFines.
Solid waste incineration or energy recovery facilityEnvironmental impact statement requirements.
Incineration of medical waste.
Sharps wasteDrop-off sitesPharmacy return program.
Closure of energy recovery and incineration facilitiesRecordkeeping requirements.
Paper conservation programPaper recycling program.
Develop and establish objectives and strategies for the reuse and recycling of construction aggregate and recycled concrete materials.
Report to the legislature.
Composting food and yard wastesGrants and study.
Authority and responsibility of utilities and transportation commission not changed.
Severability1989 c 431.
Section captions not law1989 c 431.
Application of chapterCollection and transportation of recyclable materials by recycling companies or nonprofit entitiesReuse or reclamation.
Severability1969 ex.s. c 134.
Severability1975-'76 2nd ex.s. c 41.
Airports: RCW 70.93.095.
Commercial fertilizer: Chapter 15.54 RCW.
Environmental certification programsFeesRulesLiability: RCW 43.21A.175.
Marinas: RCW 70.93.095.
Solid waste collection tax: Chapter 82.18 RCW.
State parks: RCW 79A.05.045.
Waste reduction, recycling, litter control: Chapter 70.93 RCW.