Governing Law and Regulations
Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) Division of Air and Waste Management Waste Management Section Solid and Hazardous Waste Management Branch
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Delaware follows the federal hazardous waste disposal rules and has additional state rules in connection with disposal facility permits and fees.
• Administration and enforcement. DNREC's Waste Management Section administers and enforces Delaware's hazardous waste disposal rules.
DISPOSAL FACILITY PERMITS AND FEES
Hazardous waste disposal facilities in Delaware must comply with additional permit application requirements and pay a permit application fee and an annual hazardous waste assessment fee. The state's stricter permit standards and fees are reviewed in the state section TSDF PERMITS.
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