Governing Law and Regulations
Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) Bureau of Environmental Protection Office of Compliance and Inspection 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. Rhode Island has incorporated by reference the federal rules for containment buildings. There are no additional state provisions.
• Administration and enforcement. DEM's Office of Compliance and Inspection administers and enforces the rules for containment building rules in Rhode Island.