Governing Law and Regulations
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR)
Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade, and Consumer Protection (DATCP) Division of Consumer Protection Bureau of Weights and Measures
Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT)
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Wisconsin generally follows the federal financial responsibility requirements, with additional requirements for solid waste facilities and transporters and hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs). See the state section TSDF RESPONSIBILITIES for state rules.
The state's rules for aboveground storage tanks (ASTs) and underground storage tanks (USTs) follow the federal requirements, with some additional requirements for certain financial responsibility mechanisms. See the state sections ABOVEGROUND STORAGE TANKS and UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANKS for additional information.
• Administration and enforcement. The Wisconsin Department of Natural ...