NEBRASKA ADMINISTRATIVE CODE
NEBRASKA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY

Title 128 - Nebraska Hazardous Waste Regulations
Chapter 24 - Fees
Effective Date of Last Revision: July 7, 1998

001 Fee report and payment.

001.01 For the purposes of this Chapter, hazardous waste processing facilities shall include hazardous waste treatment and disposal facilities.

001.02 The owner or operator of a hazardous waste treatment or disposal facility shall, on or before March 1 of each year, submit to the Director a report specifying the quantity of hazardous waste (as defined in Chapters 2 and 3) processed or disposed at the facility (as determined on biennial report) during the preceding calendar year. The corresponding fee payment based upon the fee assessment schedule below, shall be submitted with the fee report. The Director shall remit any money collected from fees to the State Treasurer who shall credit the entire amount thereof to the General Fund.

002 Fee assessment.

002.01 Hazardous waste treated or incinerated at hazardous waste management facilities shall be subject to the following fee rate:

$.06 per cubic foot ($1.62 per cubic yard) or $.00096 per pound.

002.02 Hazardous waste disposed at hazardous waste disposal facilities shall be subject to the following fee rate:

$.70 per cubic foot ($18.90 per cubic yard) or $.0112 per pound.

002.03 When multiple management activities occur at the same facility, the operator shall be assessed the management fee having the highest rate of the management activities involved.

002.04 When exact volumes are unavailable, the following conversion factors shall be used:

1 cubic foot = 7.5 gallons
1 cubic foot = 28.3 liters
1 cubic foot = 2.3 x 10-5 acre feet


Enabling Legislation: Neb. Rev. Stat. ยง81-1505(13)

Legal Citation: Title 128, Chapter 24, Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality