Governing Law and Regulations
Missouri Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Division of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Hazardous Waste Program
Solid Waste Management Program
Missouri Department of Agriculture (MDA) Weights, Measures, and Consumer Protection Division Petroleum/Propane/Anhydrous Ammonia Program
MDA Plant Industries Division Bureau of Pesticide Control
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Missouri generally follows the federal financial responsibility requirements with additional state requirements for hazardous waste transporters, medical waste processing facilities, scrap tire transporters, solid waste landfills, aboveground storage tanks (ASTs), and pesticide applicators. Missouri has adopted by reference the federal financial responsibility rules for underground storage tanks (USTs). See the national section FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY for federal rule guidance.
The Missouri Petroleum Storage Tank Insurance Fund (PSTIF) may serve as the required financial responsibility mechanism for storage tanks. See the state section UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANKS for more information.
• Administration and Enforcement. The ...