Texas Containment Buildings regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Texas Containment Buildings: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Containment building rules: 30 Texas Administrative Code (TAC) 335.152(a)(20) and 30 TAC 335.112(a)(22) (interim status)

Regulatory Agency
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Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) Office of Waste

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Texas has adopted by reference the federal containment building rules. There are no additional state provisions.

Administration and enforcement. TCEQ's Office of Waste administers and enforces the containment building requirements in Texas.

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