Governing Law and Regulations
Montana Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Waste Management and Remediation Division Waste and Underground Tank Management Bureau Hazardous Waste Program
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Montana has adopted by reference the federal rules that define a waste that exhibits the characteristics of ignitability, corrosivity, reactivity, or toxicity as a hazardous waste.
• Administration and enforcement. The Montana Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) administers and enforces the characteristic hazardous waste rules in Montana.