Minnesota Containment Buildings regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Minnesota Containment Buildings: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Containment building rules: Minnesota Rules (MR) 7045.0550 and MR 7045.0649 (interim status)

Regulatory Agency
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Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) Industrial Division Compliance and Enforcement Section Hazardous Waste Compliance and Enforcement Unit

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Minnesota follows the federal containment building rules.

Administration and enforcement. The Compliance and Enforcement Section of MPCA's Industrial Division administers and enforces the state's containment building requirements in Minnesota.

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