SOLID WASTE PROCESSING AND DISPOSAL
(Rule 1200-01-07-.03, continued)
The closure/post-closure plan must include, at a minimum:
A description of how and when the facility will be partially closed, if applicable, and finally closed. If minimum closure areas are used, they must be delineated in the engineering plans. The description must identify how the applicable closure standards of rule 1200-01-07-.04(8) will be met. It must also include an estimate of the expected year of closure and a schedule for completing the steps of final closure;
A description of the planned ground and surface water monitoring and other monitoring and maintenance activities and frequencies at which they will be performed. The description must identify how the applicable post- closure care standards of rule 1200-01-07-.04(8) and the applicable Ground Water Protection/Monitoring Standards of rule 1200-01-07-.04(7) will be met; and
The name, address, and phone number of the person or office to contact about the facility during the post-closure care period. This person or office must keep an updated closure/post-closure plan during the post-closure care period.
An itemized estimate in current dollars of the cost based on hiring a third party to perform the closure and post-closure care activities.
A description of the planned uses of the property during the post-closure care period.
In the closure portion of his plan, the operator must address the closure of active portions and future active portions of the facility. In the post-closure care portion of his plan, the operator must address the post-closure care of closed portions, active portions, and future active portions of the facility. If a facility which was in operation on March 18, 1990 closes prior to the date the closure/post-closure care plan is to be submitted, the plan need address only the post-closure care of closed portions of the facility provided that the closure is in accordance with applicable rules.
Amendment of Plan - The approved closure/post-closure care plan may be amended at any time during the active life of the facility or during the post-closure care period as set forth in this subparagraph.
The operator may request to amend the plan to alter the closure requirements, to alter the post-closure care requirements, or to extend or reduce the post-closure care period based on cause. The request must include evidence demonstrating to the satisfaction of the Commissioner that:
The nature of the facility supports reduction of the post- closure care period; or
The requested extension in the post-closure care period or alteration of closure or post-closure care requirements is necessary to prevent threats to human health and the environment.
The nature of the facility makes requirement(s) unnecessary; or
May, 2010 (Revised)