Governing Law and Regulations
Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Land Protection Division Hazardous Waste Compliance and Inspection Section
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Oklahoma has adopted by reference the federal regulations for universal waste, including regulation of mercury-containing equipment.
• Administration and enforcement. DEQ's Land Protection Division administers and enforces the rules for universal waste management in Oklahoma.
Click below to access the following DEQ guidance documents:
Click below to access the following DEQ form:
Note: This form, used to document a facility's commitment to correct violations noted by DEQ during an inspection, can serve as a checklist of the universal waste requirements for lamps.