Governing Law and Regulations
New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (DES) Waste Management Division Hazardous Waste Management Bureau Hazardous Waste Compliance Section
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. New Hampshire has incorporated by reference the federal contingency plan requirements applicable to large quantity generators for its full quantity generators (FQGs) and the federal rules for treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs) for the state's permitted and interim-status TSDFs.
• Administration and enforcement. The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services' (DES) Hazardous Waste Management Bureau administers and enforces the contingency plan rules in New Hampshire.