Governing Law and Regulations
Accumulation time requirements for generators: Nevada Administrative Code (NAC) 444.8632(1)
Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) Division of Environmental Protection Bureau of Waste Management Hazardous Waste Management Program
Comparison: State vs. Federal
· Rules. Nevada 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 state section HAZARDOUS WASTE STORAGE.
· Administration and enforcement. DCNR’s Bureau of Waste Management administers and enforces the accumulation time regulations in Nevada.