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Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEPA) Bureau of Land Division of Land Pollution Control
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Illinois has adopted the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Hazardous Waste Generator Improvements Rule, effective in Illinois as of November 19, 2018. There are additional annual report requirements for large quantity generators (LQGs), and very small quantity generators (VSQGs) have additional state disposal restrictions.
• Administration and enforcement. The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency's (IEPA) Division of Land Pollution Control administers and enforces the hazardous waste generator rules in Illinois.