Governing Law and Regulations
Hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facility (TSDF) permit statutes and rules: 7 Delaware Code (Del. C.) 6307 and regulations at 7 Delaware Administrative Code (DE Admin Code) 1302.122 and 7 DE Admin Code 1302.124
Remedial Action Plan (RAP) rules: 7 DE Admin Code 1302.122.68 and 7 DE Admin Code 1302.122.79 to 122.230
Permit modifications: 7 DE Admin Code 1302.122.41, 7 DE Admin Code 1302.122.42, 7 DE Admin Code 1302.122.42 Appendix I, and 7 DE Admin Code 1302.124.5
Permit application process:
Permit-by-rule: 7 DE Admin Code 1302.122.60
Signatories: 7 DE Admin Code 1302.122.11(a)(1)
TSDF location standards: Regulations Governing the Location of Hazardous Waste Storage, Treatment, and Disposal Facilities (LHWF Reg.) Sections 1 to 12 and 7 DE Admin Code 1302.264.18
Exemptions from location criteria: LHWF Reg. Section 6
Land emplacement facilities: LHWF Reg. Section 2, LHWF Reg. Section 3, and LHWF Reg. Section 4
Location approval process:
Notice of intent: LHWF Reg. Section 7
Site suitability report: LHWF Reg. Section 5, LHWF Reg. Section 7, and LHWF Reg. Section 8
Annual waste-end assessments: 7 Del. C. 6319
Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) Division of Air and Waste Management Waste Management Section Solid and Hazardous Waste Management Branch
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Delaware follows the federal permit rules, including the RAP provisions, but not those for standardized permits, and has more stringent standards in connection with permits-by-rule, signing and certifying the ...