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A best practices guide for distribution systems that discusses the importance of maintaining your distribution system.
Operator Certification and Licensing
Information on the Drinking Water Academy that provides online training and information to ensure that water professionals, public officials and involved citizens have the knowledge and skills necessary to protect our drinking water supply.
Operator Certification and Licensing

​Guidance and best practices for organizers of drug take-back programs.

Compliance Assistance
This list offers a variety of leak detectors.


Compliance Assistance

​This calendar was prepared by the Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet's Division of Compliance Assistance. The purpose of this calendar is to help dry cleaning facilities track key records that will document self-inspections and chemical usage.

Compliance Assistance

​This workbook provides guidance for dry cleaners about how to stay in compliance with Kentucky air quality, water quality and waste management permits and regulations.

Compliance Assistance
This agency administers a public works grant program and an economic dislocation program that can be used for brownfield rehabilitation. 
Brownfields

​This fact sheet contains potential environmental responsibilities relating to stream work following a severe weather event, including permitting requirementa and financial assistance.

Compliance Assistance
This EPA guide for small businesses provides information to determine the highest amounts of certain pollutants that a business could release into the air.
Compliance Assistance
Air emissions spreadsheets help small businesses determine if they need an air emissions permit or track compliance with their air emissions permit.
Compliance Assistance
The EPA defines emission factors and provides a formula for computing the emissions estimations.
Compliance Assistance

​The EPA's online database that contains emission factors developed for criteria pollutants and HAPs for industrial and nonindustrial processes. 

Compliance Assistance
This U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) site provides details, clarifications and options about emissions factors having been applied in determining site-specific applicability and emissions limitations in operating permits by federal, state, local and tribal agencies, consultants and industry.
Compliance Assistance

​The document highlights the major permits and authorizations that are typically issued by Ky. DEP for construction and operation activities.

Compliance Assistance

​A quick reference document that identifies the common Kentucky DEP permits, application fees and time lines for industrial facilities

Compliance Assistance
The EPA offers current information about those categories and sources that emit less than 10 tons annually of a single hazardous air pollutant or less than 25 tons or more annually of a combination of hazardous air pollutants.
Compliance Assistance
This link to Title 40 of the Code of Federal Regulations deals with protection of the environment and the EPA's mission of protecting human health and the environment.
Compliance Assistance

​Link to Title 401 of the Kentucky Administrative Regulations for the Energy and Environmental Cabinet, Department for Environmental Protection

Compliance Assistance
This EPA document finalizes the "Guidelines for Certification and Recertification for Operators of Community and Nontransient Noncommunity Public Water Systems."
Operator Certification and Licensing
A list of training opportunities and links to funding and grants, laws and regulations and publications.
Operator Certification and Licensing
The EPA is using action initiation lists to provide summaries, agency contacts and other information to notify the public about new rules and regulatory actions.
Compliance Assistance
Stories and popular resources and topics about agriculture.
Compliance Assistance

This publication discusses field demonstration of innovative condition assessment technologies for leak detection and location for water mains. ​

Operator Certification and Licensing

This publication will help facility operators to ancitipate questions from the public during a water emergency.​

Operator Certification and Licensing
Visit this EPA website for information specific to Kentucky and other states in the southeast region.
Compliance Assistance
A list of the eight technical assistance centers funded by the EPA that provide on-site technical assistance, training, financial planning support and other services for small water systems.
Operator Certification and Licensing
The Kentucky Erosion Prevention & Sediment Control (KEPSC) Program offers an introductory program, inspector qualification training and testing and requalification for compliance with the Kentucky Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (KPDES) permits.
Compliance Assistance
This field guide addresses control measures and best management practices associated with stormwater exposure, erosion prevention and sediment control for construction activities.
Compliance Assistance

​This guide helps interested parties through the process of redeveloping brownfield properties in Kentucky. 

Brownfields
See why fugitive dust is undesirable and what can be done to prevent it.
Compliance Assistance
This presentation covers the regulatory requirements of NESHAP 6C.
Compliance Assistance
View the EPA definition of glycol ether and the amended list of hazardous air pollutants contained in Section 112(b)(1) of the Clean Air Act.
Compliance Assistance
 Operator Certification and Licensing
A list of 188 hazardous air pollutants arranged by their Chemical Abstracts Service number.
Compliance Assistance
This document explains the definitions and requirements of the EPA's July 24, 1990 rule on CAFOs.
Compliance Assistance
The Division of Waste Management's Hazardous Waste Branch has informational resources broken down by subject matter to help those seeking information.
Compliance Assistance
This document describes how to properly dispose of nail salon chemicals.
Compliance Assistance
This document helps small business owners and operators understand how to comply with state hazardous waste management regulations.
Compliance Assistance

An EPA small business compliance guide for managing hazardous wastes including introduction for hazardous waste generators, regulatory requirements, waste identification, on-site management and off-site disposal.​

Compliance Assistance

​Lists of the F-, K-, P- and U- listed wastes

Compliance Assistance
Revised in September 2009, this document offers ideas and steps for properly managing wastes generated in hospitals.
Compliance Assistance

Discover the best ways to dispose of live Christmas trees after the holidays that also benefit the environment.​

Compliance Assistance
Waste management self-audit for nursing units in hospitals
 
 
Compliance Assistance
Waste management self-audit for hospitals' environmental services
 
 
Compliance Assistance
Waste management self-audit for pharmacies in hospitals
 
 
Compliance Assistance
Kentucky DEP guidance for proper disposal of household pharmaceutical wastes.
Compliance Assistance

​This fact sheet contains guidance and recommendations on how to safely and properly dispose of needles, syringes and lancelets generated by households.

Compliance Assistance
Determine whether a waste is hazardous, nonhazardous, industrial class 1, 2 or 3, special waste or excluded.
Compliance Assistance
An overview of how to become a certified drinking water operator and the educational and experience requirements.
Operator Certification and Licensing
An overview of how to become a certified wastewater operator and the educational and experience requirements.
Operator Certification and Licensing