Management of Solid Waste (Oklahoma)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place Oklahoma

Applies to States or Provinces Oklahoma
Name Management of Solid Waste (Oklahoma)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15

Information Source


The Solid Waste Management Division of the Department of Environmental Quality regulates solid waste disposal or any person who generates, collects, transports, processes, and/or disposes of solid waste and/or waste tires.

The following solid waste disposal facilities require a solid waste permit prior to construction and/or operation: land disposal facilities; solid waste processing facilities, including: transfer stations; solid waste incinerators receiving waste from off-site sources; regulated medical waste processing facilities receiving waste from off-site sources, and that are not shared service facilities; used tire facilities; composting facilities, except yard waste composting facilities; permanently established household hazardous waste collection facilities; and any other type of facility that processes solid waste; facilities used for the storage of solid waste for longer than 10 days; and facilities used for the storage of more than 50 used tires.

Policy Contact

Contact Name Scott Thompson
Department Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality
Division Land Protection Division
Address PO Box 1677

Zip/Postal Code 73101-1677
Phone 405-702-5100
Fax 405-702-5101