Governing Law and Regulations
Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM)
Office of the Indiana State Chemist and Seed Commissioner (OISC)
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Indiana generally follows the federal financial responsibility requirements with additional requirements for hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs); electronic waste facilities; pesticide businesses; and underground storage tanks (USTs).
• Administration and enforcement. The IDEM administers and enforces the financial responsibility requirements for TSDFs, pesticide businesses, and USTs in Indiana. The OISC administers and enforces the financial responsibility rules for pesticide businesses.
In Indiana, there are several financial assurance mechanisms ...