Governing Law and Regulations
Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) Division of Environment Bureau of Waste Management Hazardous Waste Program
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Kansas has incorporated by reference the federal hazardous waste contingency plan requirements for large quantity generators, permitted hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs), and interim-status TSDFs. There are no additional state requirements.
• Administration and enforcement. KDHE's Bureau of Waste Management administers and enforces the contingency plan requirements in Kansas.