New Jersey Containment Buildings regulations & environmental compliance analysis

New Jersey Containment Buildings: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Containment building rules: New Jersey Administrative Code (NJAC) 7:26G-8.1(a) and NJAC 7:26G-9.1(a) (interim status)

Regulatory Agency
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New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Division of Compliance and Enforcement Environmental Regulation Solid and 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. New Jersey has adopted by reference the federal containment building rules. There are no additional state provisions.

Administration and enforcement. DEP's Solid and Hazardous Waste Management Program administers and enforces the containment building requirements in New Jersey.


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