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Georgia Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Environmental Protection Division Land Protection Branch Hazardous Waste Compliance Program
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Georgia has adopted 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 national section HAZARDOUS WASTE STORAGE for operation requirements and the state section HAZARDOUS WASTE STORAGE for storage fees.
• Administration and enforcement. DNR's Land Protection Branch administers and enforces the generator accumulation time requirements in Georgia.