Missouri Community Right to Know regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Missouri Community Right to Know: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Community right to know: Missouri Revised Statutes (Mo. Rev. Stat.) 292.600 to 292.625 and regulations at 11 Missouri Code of State Regulations (CSR) 10-11.210 to 10-11.250

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Tier II chemical inventory reporting: 11 CSR 10-11.240

Fees: 11 CSR 10-11.220 and 11 CSR 10-11.250

Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) reporting: 11 CSR 10-11.240(3)

Regulatory Agencies

Missouri Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Division of Environmental Quality

Missouri Department of Public Safety (DPS) State Emergency Management Agency Missouri Emergency Response Commission (MERC)

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 7

Local emergency planning committees (LEPC)

Local fire and police departments

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Missouri follows the following federal Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA) reporting requirements, with unique state-specific reporting procedures and additional state fee requirements:

—Safety data sheet (SDS) or chemical list reporting (EPCRA Section 311); and

—Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) reporting (EPCRA Section 313).

Missouri's Tier II chemical inventory reporting (EPCRA Section 312) requirements generally follow the federal EPCRA reporting requirements and some additional, more stringent state reporting requirements.

For more information on the aforementioned EPCRA reporting requirements, see the national section COMMUNITY RIGHT TO KNOW.

Administration and enforcement. The DPS administers and enforces the state's community right-to-know rules. Tier II forms and fees must be submitted to MERC. TRI reports should be sent to the ...

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Missouri Community Right to Know Resources

Type Title
Forms Trade Secret Substantiation Form
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