Governing Law and Regulations
Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)
Michigan State Police (MSP) Emergency Management and Homeland Security Division (EMHSD)
Michigan Department of Agriculture (MDA)
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Michigan's requirements concerning security for air toxics are covered in the state's accidental release prevention program, which follows the federal program. See the national sections RISK MANAGEMENT and SECURITY for more information.
The Michigan Department of Agriculture (MDA) has requested those who manufacture, transport, store, sell, distribute, and use agricultural chemicals or pesticides to be especially vigilant for suspicious activity and to be extremely proactive in all security measures. For a summary of Michigan's pesticide regulatory requirements, see the state section PESTICIDES.
Michigan adopts by reference the federal rules for the security of hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs) in connection with facility security during the life of the TSDF and during a disposal facility's post-closure care period. Michigan adopts by reference the federal rules for storage of hazardous waste munitions and ...