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Georgia Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Environmental Protection Division Land Protection Branch Hazardous Waste Management Program
DNR Environmental Protection Division Land Protection Branch Response and Remediation Program
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Georgia's regulations for hazardous waste generators incorporate the federal regulations by reference with additional state requirements for hazardous waste activity notifications, generator reporting fees, hazardous waste management records, on-site storage, and waste minimization plans for large quantity generators (LQGs) (persons generating 1,000 kilograms (kg) or more of hazardous waste or more than 1 kg of acutely hazardous waste a month).
• Administration and enforcement. The Georgia Department of Natural Resources' (DNR) Land Protection Branch administers and enforces the hazardous waste generator rules in Georgia.
Every hazardous waste generator in Georgia is required to file a notification of hazardous waste activity with the DNR within 30 days after commencing the generation of hazardous waste. The notification form may be obtained by ...