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(415 ILCS 5/3.535)
(was 415 ILCS 5/3.53)
"Waste" means any garbage, sludge from a waste treatment plant,
water supply treatment plant, or air pollution control facility or other
discarded material, including solid, liquid, semi-solid, or contained
gaseous material resulting from industrial, commercial, mining and
agricultural operations, and from community activities, but does not
include solid or dissolved material in domestic sewage, or solid or
dissolved materials in irrigation return flows, or coal combustion
by-products as defined in Section 3.135, or industrial
discharges which are point sources subject to permits under Section
402 of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act, as now or hereafter
amended, or source, special nuclear, or by-product materials as
defined by the Atomic Energy Act of 1954, as amended (68 Stat. 921)
or any solid or dissolved material from any facility subject to
the Federal Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 (P.L.
95-87) or the rules and regulations thereunder or any law or rule or
regulation adopted by the State of Illinois pursuant thereto.
(Source: P.A. 92-574, eff. 6-26-02.)