Governing Law and Regulations
New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (DES) Waste Management Division Hazardous Waste Management Bureau Hazardous Waste Compliance Section
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. New Hampshire has adopted by reference the federal hazardous waste disposal rules for facilities and has added several more stringent rules.
• Administration and enforcement. The DES Hazardous Waste Management Bureau administers and enforces the hazardous waste disposal rules in New Hampshire.
DISPOSAL FACILITY PERMITS AND FEES
New Hampshire's permit requirements for hazardous waste disposal facilities include the federal standards plus the state's additional rules requiring a permit application fee, various waste management fees, additional permit application information, and facility siting ...