Governing Law and Regulations
Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Office of Waste, Air, Radiation and Remediation Management Bureau of Waste Management Division of Hazardous Waste Management 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. The state incorporates by reference the federal biennial report rules for large quantity generators (LQGs) and treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs). There are no additional state requirements.
Refer to the state section TSDF PERMITS to review the TSDF waste management fee and accompanying documentation that must be submitted to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) quarterly.
• Administration and enforcement. DEP's Division of Hazardous Waste Management administers and enforces the biennial report requirements in Pennsylvania.