Governing Law and Regulations
Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) Waste Programs Division
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 9
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Arizona adopts by reference the federal requirements for exporting and importing hazardous waste (40 CFR 262.50 to 262.60) with additional reporting requirements.
• Administration and enforcement. EPA and ADEQ administer and enforce the rules for exporting and importing hazardous wastes.