Florida Containment Buildings regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Florida Containment Buildings: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Containment building rules: Florida Administrative Code (FAC) 62-730.180(1) and FAC 62-730.180(2) (interim status)

Regulatory Agency
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Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Division of Waste Management Bureau of Solid and Hazardous Waste Hazardous Waste Regulation Section

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See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Florida has adopted by reference the federal hazardous waste containment building requirements. There are no additional state requirements.

Administration and enforcement. DEP's Bureau of Solid and Hazardous Waste administers and enforces the containment building requirements in Florida.


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