Governing Law and Regulations
Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) Land Management Administration Hazardous Waste Program
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Maryland has adopted the federal hazardous waste storage rules for facilities and generators and added several stricter rules. The state's more stringent hazardous waste storage rules apply to permits and fees for hazardous waste storage facilities, containment systems for containers and tanks, and generators accumulating hazardous waste on-site.
• Administration and enforcement. MDE's Land Management Administration administers and enforces the hazardous waste storage rules in Maryland.
STORAGE FACILITY PERMITS AND FEES
Maryland's permit and operation requirements for hazardous waste storage ...