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§ 2596. Design Report and Operations Plan.


Barclays Official California Code of Regulations Currentness
Title 23. Waters
Division 3. State Water Resources Control Board and Regional Water Quality Control Boards
Chapter 15. Discharges of Hazardous Waste to Land
Article 9. Compliance Procedures
23 CCR § 2596
§ 2596. Design Report and Operations Plan.
(a) Design Report
(1) Dischargers who own or operate classified waste management units shall submit detailed preliminary and as-built plans, specifications, and descriptions for all liners, containment structures, leachate collection and removal system components, leak detection system components, precipitation and drainage control facilities, and interim covers which will be installed or used at each unit. Dischargers shall submit a description of and location data for ancillary facilities including roads, waste handling areas, buildings, and equipment cleaning facilities.
(2) Dischargers who submit information described in subsection (a)(1) of this section to DTSC pursuant to Sections 66264.112 (for fully-permitted Units) or 66265.112 (for interim status Units) of Title 22 of this code need not submit this information to the regional board as a separate submittal. A copy of all information described in subsection (a)(1) of this section submitted to DTSC shall also be submitted to the regional board.
(3) Dischargers shall submit detailed plans and equipment specifications for compliance with the ground water and unsaturated zone monitoring requirements of Article 5 of this chapter. Dischargers shall provide a technical report which includes rationale for the spatial distribution of ground water and unsaturated zone monitoring facilities, for the design of monitoring points, and for the selection of other monitoring equipment. This report shall be accompanied by:
(A) a map showing the locations of proposed monitoring facilities; and
(B) drawings and data showing construction details of proposed monitoring facilities. These data shall include:
1. casing and test hole diameter;
2. casing materials (PVC, stainless steel, etc.);
3. depth of each test hole;
4. size and position of perforations;
5. method of joining sections of casing;
6. nature of filter material;
7. depth and composition of seals; and
8. method and length of time of development; and
(C) specifications, drawings, and data for location and installation of unsaturated zone monitoring equipment.
(4) Dischargers shall submit proposed construction and inspection procedures to the regional board for approval.
(b) Operation Plans
(1) Dischargers shall submit operation plans describing the waste management unit operation which shall include:
(A) a description of proposed treatment, storage, and disposal methods;
(B) contingency plans for the failure or breakdown of waste handling facilities or containment systems, including notice of any such failure, or any detection of waste or leachate in monitoring facilities, to the regional board, local governments, and water users downgradient of waste management units; and
(C) description of inspection and maintenance programs which will be undertaken regularly during disposal operations and the post-closure maintenance period.
Note: Authority cited: Section 1058, Water Code. Reference: Section 13360, Water Code.
1. Amendment of subsections (a)(2), (a)(3) and (a)(3)(B)7.-8. filed 6-18-97; operative 7-18-97 (Register 97, No. 25).
This database is current through 6/17/22 Register 2022, No. 24
23 CCR § 2596, 23 CA ADC § 2596
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