Governing Law and Regulations
Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEPA) Bureau of Land Division of Land Pollution Control
Office of the State Fire Marshal (OSFM) Division of Petroleum and Chemical Safety
Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH)
Illinois Department of Agriculture (IDA) Livestock Management Facilities Program
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Illinois generally follows the federal financial responsibility requirements, with additional rules for asbestos contractors, composting facilities, livestock lagoons, liquid oilfield waste transporters, solid waste landfills, underground injection wells, underground storage tanks (USTs), and waste tire storage and disposal facilities. See the national section FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY for guidance on the federal rules.
Refer to the Table in this section for a summary of state financial responsibility requirements.
• Administration and enforcement. The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEPA) is responsible for the administration and enforcement of the state's treatment, storage, and disposal facility (TSDF) and ...