Industrial Solid Waste Landfill Facilities (Ohio)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place Ohio

Applies to States or Provinces Ohio
Name Industrial Solid Waste Landfill Facilities (Ohio)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Ohio Environmental Protection Agency
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15

Information Source


This chapter of the law establishes that the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency provides rules and guidelines for landfills, including those that treat waste to generate electricity. The law provides information for permitting, installing, maintaining, monitoring, and closing landfills. There are no special provisions or exemptions for landfills used to generate electricity. However, the law does apply to landfills that do generate electricity or biogas.

Policy Contact

Contact Name Bruce McCoy
Department Ohio Environmental Protection Agency
Division Division of Materials and Waste Management
Address P.O. Box 1049
Place Columbus, Ohio
Zip/Postal Code 43216-1049
Phone 614-728-5345


Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Chapter 3745-29
Date Effective 2009
Date Enacted 1993