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New Jersey Hazardous Waste Generators: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Generator rules: New Jersey Administrative Code (NJAC) 7:26G-5.1(a) and NJAC 7:26G-6.1

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Conditionally exempt small quantity generator (CESQG) rules: NJAC 7:26G-5.1(a) and NJAC 7:26G-5.1(c)(3) to 7:26G-5.1(c)(8)

Exception reports: NJAC 7:26G-6.1(b)(9)

Generator fees: NJAC 7:26G-3.3 and NJAC 7:26G-3.4

Regulatory Agency

New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Environmental Regulation Solid and Hazardous Waste Management Program

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. New Jersey follows the federal rules for hazardous waste generators, but includes additional, stricter provisions in connection with on-site storage rules for generators, on-site treatment rules for generators, contingency plans, exception reports, fees, pollution prevention, and conditionally exempt small quantity generators (CESQGs).

Administration and enforcement. DEP's Solid and Hazardous Waste Management Program administers and enforces the hazardous waste generator rules in New Jersey.

State Requirements

GENERAL CLASSIFICATIONS

New Jersey follows the federal generator classifications of large quantity generators (LQGs) (persons generating 1,000 kilograms (kg) or more of hazardous waste per month), small quantity generators (SQGs) (persons generating more than 100 kg but less than 1,000 kg of hazardous waste per month), and CESQGs (generators of up to 100 kg of hazardous waste per month).

ON-SITE STORAGE

Generators in New Jersey follow the federal rules for storing hazardous waste on-site without a permit. For guidance, see the state sections ACCUMULATION TIME, HAZARDOUS WASTE STORAGE, ...


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