Mississippi Accumulation Time regulations & environmental compliance analysis
Mississippi Accumulation Time: What you need to know
Governing Law and Regulations
Accumulation time requirements: 11 Mississippi Administrative Code Part 3, Chapter 1 (11 Miss. Admin. Code Pt. 3, Ch. 1), Rule 1.2 and 11 Miss. Admin. Code Pt. 3, Ch. 1, Rule 1.3
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Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Office of Pollution Control Environmental Compliance & Enforcement Division
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Mississippi adopts 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.
Note: The state has adopted 40 CFR 261 and 40 CFR 262 (the federal regulations applicable to this topic) amended through December 31, 2008.
• Administration and enforcement. The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality's (DEQ) Office of Pollution Control administers and enforces the generator accumulation time rules in Mississippi.