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Rulemaking Hearing for Hazardous Waste Management

December 3, 2019, from 9:00 am to TBD CST

Event

December 3, 2019

9:00 am to TBD CST


Location

Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation Division of Solid Waste Management William R. Snodgrass TN Tower Conference Room D 312 Rosa L. Parks Avenue, 3rd Floor Nashville, TN 37243 (615) 532-0780


Contact

Jackie.Okoreeh-Baah@tn.gov


Redlined Rules

The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) Division of Solid Waste Management (DSWM) will hold a hearing on proposed changes to the Hazardous Waste Management rules, Chapter 0400-12-01.  At the hearing, DSWM will present and receive comments on this proposal which is intended to incorporate five federal rulemakings including the Hazardous Waste Generator Improvement Rule. 

The hearing will be held in Conference Room D on the third floor of the Tennessee Tower, 312 Rosa L Parks Ave, Nashville TN 37243, on Tuesday, December 3 at 9:00 am CST.  Members of the public are invited to attend.

Electronic copies of the rulemaking package may be accessed online at https://tnsos.org/rules/RulemakingHearings.php — or visit tn.gov/environment/notices/waste to download a redlined version of the document highlighting proposed changes.  DSWM invites the public to review the draft rules and provide comments at this time.  TDEC’s Environmental Field Offices have copies for review as well. Call 1-888-891-TDEC (8332) to locate the office closest to you.

Oral or written comments are invited at the hearing.  In addition, written comments may be submitted to:  Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation, Division of Solid Waste Management; Attention: Jackie Okoreeh-Baah, WRS TN Tower, 312 Rosa L. Parks Avenue, 14th Floor, Nashville, TN 37243; telephone 615-532-0886 or fax 615-532-0938.  Comments must be received by 4:30 PM CST, December 3, 2019, in order to assure consideration.  For further information, please contact Jackie Okoreeh-Baah at the above address or telephone number or email Jackie.Okoreeh-Baah@tn.gov.