Governing Law and Regulations
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Office of Remediation and Materials Management Division of Environmental Remediation Hazardous Waste Program Manifest and Reporting Section
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Large quantity generators (LQGs) and owners and operators of treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs) in New York must submit an annual report to the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) by March 1 of each year. The information requested by the state annual reports parallels that requested by the federal biennial reports with one minor addition for TSDFs.
The federal biennial report requirements and forms are reviewed in the national section BIENNIAL REPORT. For more information on groundwater monitoring, refer to the state section GROUNDWATER.
• Administration and enforcement. DEC's Division of Environmental Remediation administers and enforces the state's annual reporting and federal biennial reporting requirements in New York.