California Code of Regulations
Title 14 - Natural Resources
Division 7 - Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery
Chapter 3 - Minimum Standards for Solid Waste Handling and Disposal
Article 8 - Agricultural Solid Waste Management Standards
GENERAL
Section 17801 - Intent of Standards

Universal Citation: 14 CA Code of Regs 17801
Current through Register 2024 Notice Reg. No. 12, March 22, 2024

These standards are generally intended to describe levels of performance expected rather than stating detailed requirements; wherever possible, persons responsible for management of manures and agricultural wastes shall be permitted flexibility of approach in meeting the objectives set by the standards. Where the phrase "as approved by the Enforcement Agency" is used, it is contemplated that, in most instances, the operator will propose a method, physical improvement, management modification or other appropriate means to comply with a standard to enable approval by the Enforcement Agency (as opposed to the Enforcement Agency specifying the exact means of compliance). These standards are intended only to eliminate excessive vectors or other adverse public health/well-being effects associated with any agricultural operation.

It is the intent of these standards to promote conditions under which agricultural operations and residential or public use of properties can coexist.

1. New article 8 (sections 17801-17824, not consecutive) filed 7-2-75; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 75, No. 27).
2. Change without regulatory effect amending section filed 5-17-91 pursuant to section 100, title 1, California Code of Regulations (Register 91, No. 27).

Note: Authority cited: Sections 40502 and 43020, Public Resources Code; Section 4520, Health and Safety Code. Reference: Sections 43020 and 43021, Public Resources Code.

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