Governing Law and Regulations
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region 10
Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Division of Environmental Health
EPA Region 10 Office: 206-553-1200 or 800-424-4372
Comparison: State vs. Federal
· Rules. Alaska has adopted by reference the federal rules for generators of hazardous waste. To review the federal hazardous waste generator requirements, see the national section GENERATORS.
· Administration and enforcement. DEC does not have an EPA-authorized hazardous waste program. EPA’s Region 10 office administers and enforces the hazardous waste generator rules in Alaska.