OAC Chapter 3745-40 Sewage Sludge

The following is a complete list of the rules in Chapter 3745-40 of the Ohio Administrative Code.  More information about Ohio's sewage sludge program is available here.

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  • Table of Contents

  • 3745-40-01 Definitions.

  • 3745-40-02 Purpose, applicability, general requirements, exclusions and prohibitions.

  • 3745-40-03 NPDES permit requirements and biosolids management plan requirements.

  • 3745-40-04 Biosolids classifications.

  • 3745-40-05 Notice and necessary information requirements for biosolids.

  • 3745-40-06 Beneficial use site authorizations for class B biosolids.

  • 3745-40-07 Requirements for the storage of biosolids and regional facility storage.

  • 3745-40-08 Requirements for the beneficial use of biosolids: general requirements, prohibitions, isolation distance requirements, site specific requirements, and additional site restrictions for the beneficial use of class B biosolids.

  • 3745-40-09 Approved sampling methods, monitoring frequency requirements, record retention and annual reporting requirements.

  • 3745-40-10 Facility storage requirements.

  • 3745-40-11 Signage requirements for beneficial use sites receiving class B biosolids.

  • 3745-40-12 Compliance and enforcement; and spill notification requirements.