Governing Law and Regulations
Missouri Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Division of Environmental Quality Hazardous Waste Program
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See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Missouri has adopted the federal hazardous waste storage rules and added several more stringent rules in connection with containers, owners, and operators of hazardous waste storage facilities, and generators accumulating hazardous waste on-site without a permit. In addition, and unlike the federal rules, Missouri requires owners and operators of hazardous waste storage facilities to pay various fees and taxes.
• Administration and enforcement. The Division of Environmental Quality of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources (DNR) ...