Governing Law and Regulations
Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) Land Division Governmental Hazardous Waste Branch Hazardous Waste Program
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Alabama follows the federal biennial report rules for large quantity generators (LQGs) of hazardous waste and owners and operators of hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs) with minor additions.
Alabama uses the federal Hazardous Waste Report Form 8700-13A/B. The federal biennial report requirements and form are described in the national section BIENNIAL REPORT.
• Administration and enforcement. ADEM's Governmental Hazardous Waste Branch administers and enforces the biennial report requirements in Alabama.