California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) 

LEA Advisory 54—October 26, 1998

1998 Inspection Guide for Solid Waste Landfills

Table of Contents

Introduction
Assembly Bill 1220
Inspection Requirements

Preinspection Procedures
Inspection Procedures

Documentation
Enforcement Agency Approvals
Operating Record
Other Records
Inspection Report
Follow-Up Inspections
Interagency Coordination
Statutes/Regulations Guidance

Index of Appendices:

  • Appendix A: Recommended Health and Safety Gear for Inspections of Municipal Solid Waste Landfills
  • Appendix B: SWIS Digital Inspection Program
  • Appendix C (PDF, 999 KB):Conversion Factors for Individual Material Types (Tellus Study)
  • Appendix D: California Penal Code, 402(b)—Requirement to remove doors on discarded white goods
  • Appendix E:Public Resources Code 4371–4376—Fire clearance requirements at active solid waste facilities
  • Appendix F: Title 22, California Code of Regulations 66261.2, 66261.3, and 66261.4—Excluded hazardous wastes
  • Appendix G: Title 40, Code of Federal Regulations 261.5—Special requirements for hazardous waste generated by conditionally exempt small quantity generators
  • Appendix H: Title 22, California Code of Regulations 66265.193—Storage of used oil and Title 22, California Code of Regulations 66262.34—Storage of used oil
  • Appendix I: Title 22, California Code of Regulations 66266.130—Proper disposal of used oil filters
  • Appendix J: Health and Safety Code 25218.8—Storage requirements of spent lead-acid batteries
  • Appendix K: Health and Safety Code 117635—Medical waste definitions
  • Appendix L: Federal Clean Air Act 110—SIP requirements
  • Appendix M: Prevalent Trace Gases from Class III Municipal Solid Waste Landfills
  • Appendix N: Title 40, Code of Federal Regulations 258.1(e)(4) and (f)—Small municipal solid waste landfill unit exemption; Title 40, Code of Federal Regulations 258.21—Daily cover and; Title 40, Code of Federal Regulations 258.23—Explosive gases control

Advisory 54

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