Governing Law and Regulations
Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) Division of Solid and Hazardous Waste Management 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. Tennessee follows the federal containment building rules. There are no additional state provisions.
• Administration and enforcement. The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation's Division of Solid and Hazardous Waste Management administers and enforces the containment building requirements in Tennessee.