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See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Texas has adopted by reference the federal Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) contingency plan requirements for hazardous waste large quantity generators (LQGs) and treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs).
• Administration and enforcement. The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality's Office of Waste administers and enforces the contingency plan requirements in Texas.