Owners or operators of solid waste facilities requiring closing and/or long-term care financial assurance shall annually adjust their facility closure cost estimates for inflation and submit updated information to the department. Most permitees must follow Rule 62‑701.630(4), Florida Administrative Code (F.A.C.). See Special Notes below for Used Oil and Waste Tire facilities.
The Florida Department of Environmental Protection is the state’s lead agency for environmental management and stewardship – protecting our air, water and land. The vision of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection is to create strong community partnerships, safeguard Florida’s natural resources and enhance its ecosystems.