Governing Law and Regulations
Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) Waste Programs Division Hazardous Waste Section
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Arizona's regulations for transporters of hazardous waste are the same as the federal regulations, with a few additional requirements concerning registration, fees, manifests, and reports of hazardous waste releases. See the national section HAZARDOUS WASTE TRANSPORTERS for more information.
Arizona requires that transporters of used oil shipments complete manifests and annual reports.
• Administration and enforcement. ADEQ administers and enforces the rules for hazardous waste transporters in Arizona.
HAZARDOUS WASTE TRANSPORTERS
EPA ID Number
AZ Admin. Code R 18-8-263(B)
A transporter that has not received an EPA ID number may obtain one by applying to ADEQ using EPA Form 8700-12. Upon receiving the request, DEQ will assign an EPA ID number to the transporter.
Registration and Fee
AZ Admin. Code R 18-8-260(M)
A hazardous waste transporter that picks up or delivers hazardous waste in Arizona must register annually by March 1 with ADEQ and submit $200 with the registration.
AZ Admin. Code R 18-8-263(C)
Arizona's manifest requirements mirror the federal rules. Transporters ...