ANDIG 7: State and Federal Regulations

Summary

This module provides information on state and federal regulations regarding design and operation of anaerobic digesters.  Course participants are introduced to state and federal regulations concerning permitting processes and the handling of materials, safety requirements, air emissions, and effluent management for water quality.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Discuss permitting processes required in establishing an on-farm digester.
  2. Discuss the state and federal regulations, beyond permitting, which are impacted by digester operation.