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Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Division of Waste Management Permitting and Compliance Assistance Program Hazardous Waste Regulation Section
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Florida incorporates by reference the federal accumulation time rules that allow generators to accumulate hazardous waste on-site without a permit for specific periods of time.
See the national section ACCUMULATION TIME to review the specific time periods applicable to each type of generator. For generator on-site hazardous waste storage requirements, see the state section HAZARDOUS WASTE STORAGE.
• Administration and enforcement. The Florida Department of Environmental Protection's (DEP) Division of Waste Management administers and enforces the generator accumulation time requirements in Florida.