Massachusetts Delisting Petitions: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Delisting federal listed wastes: 310 Code of Massachusetts Regulations (CMR) 30.142

For a Limited Time receive a FREE EHS Report "Recordkeeping for EHS Managers." This special report contains a recordkeeping checklist to help you keep track of your records for major environmental laws and OSHA's Hazard Communication Standard. Download Now

Delisting state listed wastes: 310 CMR 30.142(3)

Petition content: 310 CMR 30.142(3)

Regulatory Agencies

Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Bureau of Waste Prevention Business Compliance Division

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 1

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Massachusetts has not received the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) authorization under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) to delist hazardous wastes. All delisting petitions must be filed with EPA Region 1. A copy of the delisting petition filed with the EPA must be submitted to the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (DEP). See the national section DELISTING PETITIONS for more information. The federal listed hazardous wastes are reviewed in the national section LISTED WASTES.

DEP's listed hazardous wastes include the federal list plus state-designated state hazardous wastes with the letters "MA" preceding a DEP assigned number. See the state section LISTED WASTES for more information.

If a waste cannot be identified in one of the federal hazardous waste lists, it still might be hazardous because it exhibits one or more characteristics of hazardous waste—ignitability, corrosivity, reactivity, or toxicity. See the national section CHARACTERISTIC WASTE for additional information.

Massachusetts follows the majority of federal regulations for identifying and classifying hazardous waste, with stricter provisions. See the state ...

>> Read more about Delisting Petitions

State Requirements

National | Alabama | Arizona | Arkansas | California | Colorado | Connecticut | Delaware | Florida | Georgia | Illinois | Indiana | Iowa | Kansas | Kentucky | Louisiana | Maryland | Massachusetts | Michigan | Minnesota | Mississippi | Missouri | Montana | New Hampshire | New Jersey | New York | North Carolina | Ohio | Oklahoma | Oregon | Pennsylvania | Rhode Island | South Carolina | Tennessee | Texas | Utah | Virginia | Washington | West Virginia | Wisconsin | Wyoming |

Massachusetts Delisting Petitions Resources

There are currently no resources for this topic/state.

Delisting Petitions Products

Free Special Reports
Get Your FREE Special Report. Download Any One Of These FREE Special Reports, Instantly!
Featured Special Report
Claim Your Free Copy of Recordkeeping for EHS Managers

One of the most tedious aspects of an EHS manager’s job is to keep track of a host of records. Laws have been passed in every jurisdiction requiring facilities to produce and retain records of various kinds. Don’t get caught without the necessary records in the event of a surprise EPA or OSHA inspection! This special report shows EHS managers at a glance the records they must keep on hand and for how long.

Download Now!

This special report contains a recordkeeping checklist to help you keep track of your records for major environmental laws and OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard.

Also included are 3 useful tables which provide:
  • A summary listing of federal environmental recordkeeping requirements
  • A list of federal safety recordkeeping requirements.
  • A list of federal recordkeeping requirements for DOT and the Department of Homeland Security as they apply to hazardous material transporters and chemical facilities.
Download Now!