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Title: Type II Landfill Operator or Inspector Certificate
Alternate Title:
Description: Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA)
Subject: Solid Waste
Creation Date: 9/11/2008 2:18:05 PM
Modification Date: 7/18/2019 9:19:02 AM
Agency Name: Pollution Control Agency (MPCA), Minnesota
Agency URL:
Agency Description: The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is responsible for administering environmental permitting, compliance/enforcement, remediation and outreach programs to help Minnesota protect its environment.
Agency Phone: 651-296-6300
Agency Fax: Agency URL:
Agency Address:
520 Lafayette Rd. N.

St. Paul
MN 55155

Unit Name: Diane Belanger
Unit URL:
Unit Description:
Unit Phone: 651-757-2072
Unit Fax: Contact person(s): Unit URL:
Audience: Hold Application URL:
Renewal URL:
Versa URL:

Operators must have a high school diploma or equivalent.

Complete 15 hours of training and score at least 70% on written exam.

At least six months work experience as a Type II operator.

Inspectors must also complete 10 inspections of Type II Landfills with a certified Type II Inspector.

Rules: 7035

Statutes: 116.41


Training Seminar Registration and Exam Application

Training events information is available at Training for landfill operators


Class fee - $345

Certification Test fee - $30

Renewal Certification fee - $15

Period of Issuance:

3 years

Length of Determination: See "Summary of Requirements" section above.
Other Info:
Activity: Solid Waste
License Detail URL:

Closed Landfill Program


Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA)

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