New Hampshire Security regulations & environmental compliance analysis

New Hampshire Security: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Hazardous waste:

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Full quantity generators (FQGs): New Hampshire Regulations Environmental-Hazardous Waste (NH Regs. Env-Hw) 509.02(c)

Transporters: NH Regs. Env-Hw 603.08

Universal waste facilities:

Very large quantity handlers of universal waste (VLQHUWs): NH Regs. Env-Hw 1105.11

Handlers of universal waste pesticides: NH Regs. Env-Hw 1110.08

Solid (nonhazardous) waste:

All solid waste facilities: NH Regs. Environmental-Solid Waste (Env-Sw) 1103.03

Solid waste collection, storage, and transfer facilities: NH Regs. Env-Sw 404.03 and NH Regs. Env-Sw 404.04


Community water systems: NH Regs. Environmental-Drinking Water (Env-Dw) 503.02 and NH Regs. Env-Dw 503.21

Regulatory Agencies

New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (DES)

New Hampshire Department of Safety Division of Emergency Management and Homeland Security (DEMHS)

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. New Hampshire's requirements concerning security for air toxics are covered in the accidental release prevention program, which follows the federal requirements and is implemented by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). See the national section RISK MANAGEMENT for more information.

New Hampshire follows 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. There are state provisions for hazardous waste full quantity generators (FQGs), hazardous waste transporters, and certain handlers of universal waste storing hazardous waste or universal waste outside. Similar to the federal rules ...

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Governing Law and Regulations
Regulatory Agencies
Comparison: State vs. Federal
State Requirements