Solid Waste Management (Kansas)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Kansas

Name Solid Waste Management (Kansas)
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15


This act aims to establish and maintain a cooperative state and local program of planning and technical and financial assistance for comprehensive solid waste management. No person shall construct, alter or operate a solid waste processing facility or a solid waste disposal area of a solid waste management system, except for clean rubble disposal sites, without first obtaining a permit from the secretary. Every person desiring to obtain a permit shall make application for such a permit on forms provided for such purpose by the rules and regulations of the secretary and shall provide the secretary with such information as necessary to show that the facility or area will comply with the purpose of this act.

Policy Contact

Contact Name Bill Bider
Department Health and Environment
Division Waste Management
Address 1000 SW Jackson St., Suite 320, Topeka, KS, 66612

Phone 785-296-1600
Fax 785-296-8909

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

Authority 1: Kansas Statutes Annotated Chapter 65 Article 34
Date Effective 06/2012

Authority 2: Administrative Regulations Article 29
Date Effective 06/2012