Governing Law and Regulations
Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) Land Management Administration
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Maryland had adopted the federal requirements of transporting hazardous wastes and has added requirements of its own. In addition to the federal regulations, Maryland has requirements for transporter certificates and bonding and rules for mixing and storage. Maryland has adopted by reference the federal used oil transporter rules and has added its own oil transfer permit requirements. See the state section HAZARDOUS MATERIALS TRANSPORTERS for the requirements for oil transporters.
• Administration and enforcement. MDE administers and enforces Maryland's transporter rules.
HAZARDOUS WASTE TRANSPORTERS