Governing Law and Regulations
Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Land Protection Division
Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food, and Forestry (ODAFF)
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 6
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Oklahoma's rules for pesticides follow federal regulations, predominantly the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) for pesticide management and the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) for disposal of pesticides that are hazardous wastes. Oklahoma has additional requirements for pesticide applicator certification and ...