Governing Law and Regulations
West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Division of Water and Waste Management Hazardous Waste Management Program
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. West Virginia has adopted by reference the federal biennial reporting requirements for hazardous waste large quantity generators and treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs). The federal form, EPA Form 8700-13A/B, must be sent to the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) by March 1 of each even-numbered year.
• Administration and enforcement. DEP's Hazardous Waste Management Program administers and enforces the biennial reporting rules in West Virginia.
DEP mails information packets requesting biennial report data in January of the year the report is due. DEP uses American Resource Management's Easitrak online software to collect data from reporting facilities. Contact DEP at 304-926-0499, Ext. 1297, for more information.