Siting Requirements for Anaerobic Lagoons (Iowa)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place Iowa

Applies to States or Provinces Iowa
Name Siting Requirements for Anaerobic Lagoons (Iowa)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Environmental Protection Commission, Iowa Department of Natural Resources
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15


This statute provides regulations for required distances between anaerobic lagoons and residences or public use areas. The separation distances may be waived or reduced with the agreement of the affected landowners.

Policy Contact

Contact Name Kim Rasler
Department Natural Resources
Division Natural Resources Commission


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

Authority 1: Iowa Code 455B.134