New Jersey Recordkeeping regulations & environmental compliance analysis

New Jersey Recordkeeping: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Air: New Jersey Administrative Code (NJAC) 7:27-21.7

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Asbestos: NJAC 7:27-17.6

Hazardous waste:

Transporters: NJAC 7:26G-7.1(a) and NJAC 7:26G-7.2

Treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs): NJAC 7:26G-8.1(a) and NJAC 7:26G-9.1(a) (interim status)

Transfer facilities: NJAC 7:26G-7.4

Laboratories: NJAC 7:18-2.10, NJAC 7:18-2.13, NJAC 7:18-4.5, NJAC 7:18-4.6, NJAC 7:18-5.5, NJAC 7:18-6.7, and NJAC 7:18-7.7

Medical waste: NJAC 7:26-3A.34, NJAC 7:26-3A.39, NJAC 7:26-3A.43, and NJAC 7:26-3A.44


Dealer business: NJAC 7:30-4.3

Commercial applicators: NJAC 7:30-6.8

Licensed applicator businesses: NJAC 7:30-7.3

Commercial pesticide operators: NJAC 7:30-5.5

Private applicators: NJAC 7:30-8.8

Solid (nonhazardous) waste:

Solid waste facilities: NJAC 7:26-2.13

Recycling facilities: NJAC 7:26A-3.17 and NJAC 7:26A-3.2(a)16iii

Composting facilities: NJAC 7:26-2.13 and NJAC 7:26-2B.7

Thermal destruction facilities: NJAC 7:26-2B.8

Solid waste utilities: NJAC 7:26H-1.20(c)

Transporters: NJAC 7:26-3.4 and NJAC 7:26-3.5

Storage tanks:

Underground storage tanks (USTs): NJAC 7:14B-4.1, NJAC 7:14B-5.6, and NJAC 7:14B-6.7


Licensed operators of public water supply and wastewater treatment systems: NJAC 7:10A-1.12

New Jersey Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NJPDES) permit program: NJAC 7:14A-6.6

Industrial sludge monitoring: NJAC 7:14C-1.9

Land application of sewage sludge: NJAC 7:14A-20.7

Public water suppliers: NJAC 7:10-5.6

Freshwater wetlands: NJAC 7:7A-13.1(a)

Regulatory Agencies

New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

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