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Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Rhode Island has adopted the federal hazardous waste storage rules for treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs) and generators and added more stringent rules. The state's more stringent hazardous waste storage rules apply to permits and fees for hazardous waste storage facilities, labeling of containers at storage facilities, and generators accumulating hazardous waste on-site without a storage facility permit.
• Administration and enforcement. The Rhode Island Department of ...