Missouri Revised Statutes

Chapter 260
Environmental Control


Rsmo Number Section Description
Chapter Cross Reference
Evidence, admission of representative samples of hazardous waste, remainder destroyed, 490.733
Fuel conservation and alternative fuels use program for state motor vehicle fleets, 414.400 to 414.417
Hearings on environmental matters, department of natural resources has burden of proof, exception, 640.012
Indoor clean air act regulating smoking in public places, 191.765 to 191.777
Liability on lender-owners for precedent environmental conditions, state preemption of legislation, 427.041
Metallic minerals waste management, procedures, duties, 444.350 to 444.380
Polystyrene foam products, sale and distribution prohibited, penalty, 643.400
Recycling, collection and waste reduction, state guidelines, 34.032
Water contamination, crime of, penalty, 577.078
260.003. All licenses, permits or grants of authority by department must be in compliance with local area's zoning, building, health codes or ordinances, procedure to determine compliance.
260.005. Definitions.
260.010. Authority created.
260.015. Purpose of authority.
260.020. Membership of authority, appointed how, terms, quorum.
260.025. Officers, how selected.
260.030. Compensation and expenses.
260.035. Powers of authority.
260.040. Revenue bonds, issued when--sale, limitations--procedure--rate.
260.045. Notes issued when, how sold.
260.050. Renewal notes or refunding bonds issued when.
260.055. Resolution authorizing notes or bonds, contents of.
260.060. Resolution may provide for trust agreements.
260.065. Notes and bonds not an indebtedness of the state.
260.070. Notes and bonds approved as investments--who may invest.
260.075. Projects subject to taxation--notes, bonds and their income tax free, exceptions.
260.080. Funds of authority not to be distributed to members or private persons, except for compensation for services.
260.085. Termination or dissolution, property to pass to state.
260.090. Proposed expenditure of federal funds in coming fiscal year requires itemized report to appropriations and the oversight division, committee on legislative research.
260.095. Contracts between authority and political subdivisions, purpose.
260.100. Authority member not personally liable on notes or bonds issued.
260.110. Statutory conflicts, which prevails.
260.115. Loans for energy resource development, requirements--fee charged, when--deposit in and use of energy resources insured loan fund.
260.120. Interest rate on loans.
260.125. Severability.
Cross Reference

Liability on lender-owners for precedent environmental conditions, state preemption of legislation, 427.041 *** Transportation of waste oil and infectious waste, regulation of transferred to highways and transportation commission, 226.008 ***

260.200. Definitions.
260.203. Infectious waste, treatment of--hospitals, department of health and senior services to promulgate rules--transportation of--registration of hospitals--proper disposal, penalty--fee on delivery, exceptions--inspection fee, amount, fund, refund of, when.
260.204. Permit for treatment of infectious waste, not to be issued, when.
260.205. Permit required to operate facility, and construction permit to construct facility, requirements, exceptions, fees--plans to be submitted--permits revoked or suspended, when--disclosure statement, requirements.
260.206. Owner or operator shall provide quality assurance and quality control oversight of inspections during area closure, postclosure and corrective action plans, requirements--department may suspend, revoke or modify permit.
260.207. Permit not to be issued, when--notice to department of certain crimes, penalty for failure to notify--reinstatement, when.
260.208. Contracts with specified parties prohibited, when--notice of certain convictions required, penalty.
260.209. Property acquired outside city, county or district for solid waste disposal, compliance with zoning ordinances required.
260.210. Prohibited acts, exception--search warrants to issue, when--investigations, department may conduct, how--demolition waste, disposal of, requirements--building permits, notice of disposal of demolition waste required, form--exceptions--exceptions for Kansas City.
260.211. Demolition waste, criminal disposition of--penalties--conspiracy.
260.212. Solid waste, criminal disposition of--penalties--conspiracy.
260.213. Disclosure of landfill, sale of property, required.
260.214. Preliminary site investigation approval, not required for certain counties--severability clause.
260.215. Solid wastes, how handled--duties of cities and counties--exemptions--charges, how stated, how collected.
260.216. Solid waste disposal in receptacle of another, prohibited--penalty.
260.220. Plans to be submitted, contents of--disapproval, effect of.
260.225. Duties of department--rules and regulations, promulgation of, procedures--model solid waste management plans, contents--coordination with other state agencies.
260.226. Closure of facility, plan to be submitted, contents--notice, when--financial assurance instrument, release of, when--exceptions.
260.227. Postclosure plan, contents--financial assurance instrument required--owner or operator of sanitary or demolition landfill to take corrective action, when--plan required--financial assurance, amount, form required, released when.
260.228. Failure to implement closure, postclosure plan or corrective action plan, forfeiture of collateral, when.
260.230. Department may order repairs, alterations, construction or reconstruction, when--injunctive relief, when.
260.235. Appeal, judicial review, procedure--injunction based on seriousness of threat to environment--performance bond required, forfeited, when.
260.236. Severability of provisions.
260.240. Violations, how proceeded against--county regulations, how enforced, penalty for violation--exceptions.
260.241. Permit not to be issued, when.
260.242. Fly ash produced by coal combustion, exemption from solid waste permitting requirements, conditions--certain counties.
260.243. Buffer zone required, commercial processing facility, how determined.
260.245. Tax, how levied--limitation--form of ballot.
260.247. Annexation or expansion of solid waste services by city, notice to certain private entities, when--city to contract with private entity, duration, terms.
260.249. Administrative penalties--not to be assessed for minor violation, definition--amount set by rule, payment when--appeal effect--surcharge due when--unpaid penalty, collection--time limitation to assess violation--judicial appeal--civil action effect, exception.
260.250. Major appliances, waste oil, yard waste and batteries, disposal restricted--recycling of certain items, addressed in solid waste management plan.
260.253. Department to provide technical assistance and public education programs on collection of used motor oil--household consumer used motor oil, duty to maintain toll-free telephone for information.
260.254. Grants for household consumer-used motor oil collection systems, requirements--centers not to accept motor oil from commercial operation.
Cross Reference

Liability on lender-owners for precedent environmental conditions state preemption of legislation, 427.041 ***

260.260. Batteries, lead-acid, disposal of restricted--penalty.
260.262. Retailers of lead-acid batteries, duties--notice to purchaser, contents.
260.264. Notices to public, batteries, duties of department.
260.266. Wholesalers of lead-acid batteries, duties--storage of batteries, requirements.
260.267. Restriction on sales of certain batteries, effective dates--sale of nonbutton cell mercuric-oxide battery requirements, duties of manufacturer, violation, penalty.
Cross Reference

Transportation of by motor carriers, regulation of transferred to highways and transportation commission, 226.008 ***

260.269. In-state private entity disposal permitted, when.
260.270. Scrap tires, prohibited activities--penalties--site owners, no new scrap tire sites permitted, when, exception--registration required, duty to inform department, contents--rules and regulations--permit fees--duties of department--inventory of processed scrap tires not to exceed limitation--auto dismantler, limited storage of tires allowed--recovered rubber, use by transportation department, how.
260.272. Scrap tires and rubber chips may be used as landfill cover, department of natural resources to promulgate rules.
260.273. Fee, sale of new tires, amount--collection, use of moneys--termination.
260.275. Scrap tire site, closure plan, contents--financial assurance instrument, purpose, how calculated.
260.276. Nuisance abatement activities, department may conduct--costs, civil action authorized, exception--resource recovery or nuisance abatement bids on contract, who may bid--content--nonprofits may be eligible for cleanup reimbursement, when.
260.278. Performance bond or letter of credit required for transporter of scrap tires, when--provisions required--forfeiture of bond, when, procedure--bond requirement ceases, when.
260.279. Preference and bonus points for contracts for the removal or clean up of waste tires, when.
260.280. Container defined--plastic ring or holding device must be biodegradable within two years--acceptable rings or holding device, department to furnish list--violations, penalty--effective when.
260.281. Plastic, plastic bottles or rigid plastic container defined--containers, must have coded label, content, form--exempt products, rules established by department--violations, penalty.
260.283. Paper or plastic bags, customers to have option, when--political subdivisions prohibited from imposing ban, fee, or tax on.
260.300. Regions, division of state into--procedures, purpose.
260.302. County may apply for change in region, when, procedures.
260.305. Creation of district, procedures--boundaries, limitations--petition to establish--district a body corporate and politic, when--election.
260.310. Contractual authority, powers.
260.315. Council, selection of members, terms--meetings--powers--selection of executive board, terms.
260.320. Executive board, meetings, selection of officers--powers, duties--contractual authority.
260.324. Grants, familial relationships not a disqualifier--voting restrictions.
260.325. Solid waste management plan, submitted to department, contents, procedures--approval, revision of plan--funds may be made available, purpose--audits.
260.330. Landfill fee, amount--solid waste management fund, created, purpose--department to enforce--transfer station, fee charged--free disposal day, notice.
260.335. Distribution of fund moneys, uses--grants, distribution of moneys--advisory board, solid waste, duties.
260.345. Solid waste advisory board, members--qualifications--duties and powers--removal of board member for failure to attend meetings, when--report--meetings.
Cross Reference

Liability on lender-owners for precedent environmental conditions, state preemption of legislation, 427.041 *** Transportation of hazardous material by motor vehicle, equipment required, 307.177 *** Transporting hazardous waste, intrastate age requirement, violations, 307.400 ***

260.350. Short title.
260.352. Department of natural resources shall verify compliance with corrective action plans for hazardous waste management.
260.355. Exempted wastes.
260.360. Definitions.
260.365. Hazardous waste management commission created--composition, qualifications--compensation--terms--meetings, notice required, quorum.
260.370. Duties and powers of commission--rules and regulations to be adopted, procedures--inspection fees, use of, refund, when--variances granted, when.
260.371. Severability clause, exceptions.
260.372. Powers and duties of commission.
260.373. Rulemaking authority, limitations on--identification of inconsistent rules.
260.375. Duties of department--licenses required--permits required.
260.377. Inspection by department.
260.380. Duties of hazardous waste generators--fees to be collected, disposition--exemptions--expiration of fees.
260.385. Activities not allowed and requirements to be met by hazardous waste transporters.
260.390. Duties of hazardous waste facility owners and operators--tax to be collected, disposition--duties upon termination of use of facility--inspection fees, commercial facilities, requirements.
260.391. Hazardous waste fund created--payments--not to lapse--subaccount created, purpose--transfer of moneys--restrictions on use of moneys--general revenue appropriation to be requested annually.
260.392. Definitions--fees for transport of radioactive waste--deposit of moneys, use--notice of shipments--sunset date.
260.393. Technology for treatment of hazardous waste, generators to use best available, exceptions.
260.394. Disposal of untreated hazardous waste, prohibited, exceptions--alternative to landfilling, best demonstrated available technology.
260.395. Transportation of hazardous waste, how permitted--fees, how determined--notice prior to issuance of permit--permit not required of whom--application for certification, when--permit maintained for postclosure care period--leachate collection system required--railroad hazardous waste transportation, fee.
260.396. PCB, definition--facilities, regulation of--list of PCB facilities--compliance with requirements, time limitation.
260.400. Procedure for conducting public hearings.
260.405. Variances granted, when.
260.410. Department to enforce standards, rules and regulations--appeal authorized.
260.412. Administrative penalties--not to be assessed for minor violation--conference, conciliation and persuasion--rules and regulations, payment--appeal, effect--unpaid penalty, collection--time limit--review.
260.415. Appeals--other remedies available, costs.
260.420. Imminent hazard, action to be taken.
260.423. Facility ordered to accept waste, reimbursement rate disagreement, procedure.
260.424. Underground injection prohibited.
260.425. Violations, how punished.
260.429. No permit in non-karst area of state over groundwater divide.
260.430. Confidential information--illegal disclosure, penalty.
260.431. Buffer zone required, commercial facility, how determined--limitations, requirements, certain facilities.
260.432. Hazardous waste, collection of small quantities, department to administer--fees--department may enter into contracts for collection--disposal in landfills prohibited, when.
260.433. Commercial hazardous waste facilities, prohibited activities (third or fourth class counties).
260.435. Definitions, sections 260.435 to 260.480--definition of hazardous waste not to include certain materials.
260.437. Rules and regulations, authority.
260.440. Registry of abandoned or uncontrolled hazardous waste sites, contents--investigation--department's powers and duties.
260.445. Abandoned and uncontrolled sites, annual report, content--sent to whom.
260.450. Priority of sites, listed in registry, determined by investigation--factors to be considered.
260.455. Registry, proposed site addition, procedure, notice.
260.460. Listing or proposed listing of site in registry, procedure to remove.
260.465. Change of use or transfer of site property--notice to buyer--appeal--violations, penalty.
260.470. Recording of sites, placed on or removed from registry--removal procedure.
260.475. Fees to be paid by hazardous waste generators--exceptions--deposit of moneys--violations, penalty--deposit--fee requirement, expiration--fee structure review.
260.480. Transfer of moneys in the hazardous waste remedial fund to hazardous waste fund.
260.482. Incineration of certain material by Department of Defense, limitation.
260.500. Definitions.
260.505. Hazardous substance emergency response plan to be developed by department director--contents of plan.
260.510. Hazardous substances, director's powers and duties.
260.515. Actions to abate, control or clean up not construed as admission of liability.
260.520. Rules and regulations--procedure.
260.525. Investigation, no person to refuse entry--search warrant to be issued.
260.530. Cleanup costs, liability--failure to comply, damages, exceptions--records of expense to be kept.
260.535. Hazardous waste fund, deposits to--purpose for use.
260.540. State employees acting in official capacity, liability.
260.545. Providing assistance at request of department, political subdivision or volunteer fire protection district, liability for actions, when.
260.546. Emergency assistance--cost, how paid--cost statement, contents--payment, when--amount, appeal procedure--state fund to pay cost but repayment required.
260.550. Information to be available to public, exceptions.
260.552. Liability limitation for persons in business of hazardous waste cleanup created by others, exceptions--waste cleanup of environmental hazard defined.
260.565. Definitions.
260.567. Application for voluntary remediation, requirements, form, fee--review by department--duties of applicant, reports--remedial action plan, review of--duties.
260.569. Reimbursement for costs to department, computation--deposit of funds--termination from participation by department, when--refund of balance, when.
260.571. Hazardous waste management commission may promulgate rules, scope.
260.573. Completion of plan, department to issue letter, contents--effect.
260.575. False information, submission of--penalty.
260.600. Area revitalization authorities to hold title in cleanup areas--transfer of title to department, when--dissolution of authority (certain first class counties, charter form).
260.602. Authorities' articles of incorporation, content.
260.603. Articles filed where--secretary of state, duties.
260.605. Board of directors, number, qualifications, election, term.
260.607. Powers and duties of board.
260.609. Authority, state and state employees no liability, when.
260.700. Membership authorized--compact--purposes.
260.705. Definitions.
260.710. Extended care and long-term liability account established, purposes--if Missouri designated a host state, duties.
260.715. Operators of regional disposal facilities to purchase maximum insurance--insurance to be used, how.
260.720. Compact commissioner and alternate, appointment, compensation, when, expenses, duties.
260.730. Tax levy authorized for counties containing regional disposal facilities.
260.735. Designation as host state, governor's duty--approval by general assembly required, exception.
260.750. Environmental radiation monitoring program and fund established--purposes.
260.800. Definitions.
260.805. Electric suppliers to purchase electricity generated, rate allowable.
260.810. Extraordinary costs and interconnection charges paid by governing body.
260.815. Loss of revenue, rate case before public service commission allowable.
260.818. Definitions.
260.819. Removal costs and damages, liability, limitations.
260.820. Definitions.
260.822. Content concentration of certain elements, restrictions.
260.824. Exemptions.
260.830. Landfill fee authorized, counties of third and fourth classification--approval, ballot, limitation.
260.831. Collection of fee by operator, payment required--separate surcharge, transmittal of funds.
260.900. Definitions.
260.905. Hazardous waste management commission to promulgate rules for dry-cleaning facility environmental remediation.
260.910. Violations of dry-cleaning remediation laws--civil damages.
260.915. Registration of dry-cleaning facilities with department.
260.920. Dry-cleaning environmental response trust fund created--purpose--not to be considered total state revenue.
260.925. Expenditures from fund, how used--fund not to be used, when--liability determinations--entry onto premises where corrective action required--fund payment limit--owner liability when fund payment obtained.
260.930. State immunity from liability due to corrective action--private action against dry-cleaning facility not prohibited--corrective action not to be compelled at eligible dry-cleaning facilities--director approval of plans, when.
260.935. Dry-cleaning facility registration surcharge--deposited in fund--penalties and interest for nonpayment.
260.940. Dry-cleaning solvent surcharge, amount imposed due to solvent factor--deposited in fund--penalties and interest for nonpayment--operators not to purchase solvent from persons not paying surcharge.
260.945. Surcharges not collected, when.
260.950. Judicial review.
260.955. Department to report on fund, corrective action from fund.
260.960. Rulemaking.
260.965. Expiration date.
260.1000. Citation of law.
260.1003. Definitions.
260.1006. Holder of an environmental covenant--department bound by covenant--rules for interests in real property.
260.1009. Contents of a covenant.
260.1012. Enforceability of covenants, criteria.
260.1015. Use of real property subject to zoning laws and recorded instruments.
260.1018. Copy of covenant to be provided, to whom.
260.1021. Recording of a covenant, procedure.
260.1024. Covenants are perpetual, exceptions--department may terminate covenants, when.
260.1027. Amendment or termination of a covenant, requirements--interest in property not affected by amendment.
260.1030. Civil action may be maintained, when--department to maintain regulatory authority.
260.1033. Activity and use information system to be established, purpose--categories of sites--recording of amendments or termination, procedure, form.
260.1036. Inapplicability to storage tanks.
260.1039. Effect of act on certain federal laws.
260.1050. Citation of act.
260.1053. Definitions.
260.1059. Applicability of act--exceptions.
260.1062. Recovery plan required, contents--use of existing infrastructure permitted--report required.
260.1065. Labeling requirements for sale of new equipment.
260.1068. Information on computer materials, immunity from liability, when.
260.1071. Department to educate consumers--internet site required.
260.1074. Audits and inspections by department permitted--enforcement of act--warning notices--penalties may be assessed, subaccount created.
260.1077. Financial and proprietary information not a public record.
260.1080. Report to legislative committees.
260.1083. Fee not authorized, when.
260.1089. Recycling and reuse, compliance with federal, state and local law required--rulemaking authority.
260.1092. Federal law may preempt, when.
260.1101. Rulemaking authority.

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