Governing Law and Regulations
Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Environmental Services Division
Iowa Department of Public Health (DPH)
Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship (IDALS) Laboratory Division Pesticide Bureau
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 7
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Iowa has adopted its own environmental training requirements that are stricter than federal rules for concentrated animal feeding operation (CAFO) manure applicators, lead paint abatement certification, pesticide applicator certification, solid waste landfill facility operators, solid waste incinerator operators, solid waste transfer station operators, underground storage tank (UST) operators, installers, liners, inspectors, and groundwater ...