Governing Law and Regulations
Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Waste Division
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Virginia incorporates by reference the federal biennial report requirements for LQGs and TSDF owners and operators. The biennial report must be sent to DEQ by March 1 of each even-numbered year on the federal Hazardous Waste Report Forms 8700-13A and 8700-13B.
• Administration and enforcement. DEQ administers and enforces the state's biennial reporting requirements.