Governing Law and Regulations
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Office of Remediation and Materials Management Division of Solid and Hazardous Materials Bureau of Hazardous Waste Regulation Hazardous Waste Program
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. New York follows the federal containment building rules. There are no additional state provisions.
• Administration and enforcement. DEC's Division of Solid and Hazardous Materials administers and enforces the containment building requirements in New York.