(a)  No person, other than a person exempted by G.S. 130A‑309.57(d), shall establish, operate, or maintain, or allow to be established, operated, or maintained upon land owned, leased, or otherwise controlled by that person, a scrap tire collection site or scrap tire disposal site unless a permit for the site has been obtained from the Division.

(b)  Applications for permits submitted in accordance with Rule .1106 of this Section shall be forwarded to the Division of Waste Management, Solid Waste Section, 1646 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, North Carolina 27699-1646.

(c)  A permit is issued to the permit applicant for a particular site and shall not be transferable.

(d)  Trailers and covered roll‑off containers used for the collection of scrap tires are exempt from the requirements of Rule .1106(c)(1), (c)(2), (c)(4), and (c)(6) of this Section.

(e)  Scrap tire collection sites permitted by the Division in accordance with this Subchapter that are not operated by local governments shall comply with the financial responsibility requirements set forth in G.S. 130A-295.2 and the financial assurance requirements set forth in Section .1800 of this Subchapter. A demonstration of financial qualifications for operation of a site shall include documentation that the facility has liability coverage for potential property damage and bodily injury to third parties that may result from a fire occurring at the site.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 130A‑309.57;

Eff. October 1, 1990;

Readopted Eff. December 1, 2018;

Amended Eff. July 1, 2020.