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Maryland Environmental Protection Agency: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Maryland hazardous waste facility siting program: Maryland Code Annotated, Environmental (Md. Code Ann., Envir.) 7-401 to 7-413

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Water, ice, and sanitary facilities laws: Md. Code Ann., Envir. 9-201 to 9-1907

Controlled hazardous substances laws: Md. Code Ann., Envir. 7-201 to 7-268

Maryland Used Oil Recycling Act, Md. Code Ann., Envir. 5-1001

Wetlands and riparian rights laws: Md. Code Ann., Envir. 16-101 to 16-503

Water pollution control and abatement laws, Md. Code Ann., Envir. 4-401 to 4-420

Water pollution control laws: Md. Code Ann., Envir. 9-301 to 9-351

Drinking Water-Regulation, Md. Code Ann., Envir. 9-401 to 9-426

Sediment control laws: Md. Code Ann., Envir. 4-101 to 4-116

Stormwater management laws: Md. Code Ann., Envir. 4-201 to 4-215

Waterworks and waste system operators laws: Md. Code Ann., Envir. 12-101 to 12-602

Well drillers laws: Md. Code Ann., Envir. 13-101 to 13-602

Lead-based paint laws: Md. Code Ann., Envir. 6-301 to 6-304

Asbestos removal laws: Md. Code Ann., Envir. 6-401 to 6-422

Ambient air quality control laws: Md. Code Ann., Envir. 2-101 to 2-901

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) identification (ID) number:

Generators, Code of Maryland Regulations (COMAR) 26.13.03.03

EPA ID number: Transporters, COMAR 26.13.04.01(B)

EPA ID number: Facilities, COMAR 26.13.05.02(B)

Regulatory Agencies

Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE)

EPA Region 3

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. In Maryland, the counterpart to EPA is MDE. MDE is responsible for protecting Maryland's land, water, and air from pollution.

Administration and enforcement. Maryland ...


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