40 CFR § 256.06 - Definitions.
Terms not defined below have the meanings assigned them by section 1004 of the Act.
Facility refers to any resource recovery system or component thereof, any system, program or facility for resource conservation, and any facility for collection, source separation, storage, transportation, transfer, processing, treatment or disposal of solid waste, including hazardous waste, whether such facility is associated with facilities generating such wastes or not.
Implementation means putting the plan into practice by carrying out planned activities, including compliance and enforcement activities, or ensuring such activities are carried out.
A permit is an entitlement to commence and continue operation of a facility as long as both procedural and performance standards are met. The term “permit” includes any functional equivalent such as a registration or license.
Planning includes identifying problems, defining objectives, collecting information, analyzing alternatives and determining necessary activities and courses of action.
Provide for in the phrase “the plan shall (should) provide for” means explain, establish or set forth steps or courses of action.
Substate refers to any public regional, local, county, municipal, or intermunicipal agency, or regional or local public (including interstate) solid or hazardous waste management authority, or other public agency below the State level.