Governing Law and Regulations
Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) Office of Environmental Protection Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances Solid and Hazardous Waste Management Section
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Delaware has adopted regulations for the management of universal wastes that parallel the federal universal waste rules including regulation of mercury-containing equipment.
• Administration and enforcement. The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control's Division of Waste and Hazardous Substances administers and enforces the universal waste rules in Delaware.