Missouri Hazardous Waste Transporters regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Missouri Hazardous Waste Transporters: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Hazardous waste transporter standards: 10 Missouri Code of State Regulations (CSR) 25-6.263

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State licensing: 10 CSR 25-6.263(2)(A)

10-day transit limit: 10 CSR 25-6.263(2)(A)

Recordkeeping: 10 CSR 25-6.263(2)(B)

Emergency response: 10 CSR 25-6.263(2)(C)

Fees: 10 CSR 25-12.010(2)

Insurance: 7 CSR 265-10.030 and 10 CSR 263(2)(A)4

Transfer facilities: 10 CSR 25-6.263(2)(A)10.D

Used oil transporters: 10 CSR 25-11.279(2)(E)

Regulatory Agencies

Missouri Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Division of Environmental Quality Hazardous Waste Program

Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) Motor Carrier Services Unit

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Missouri has adopted the federal hazardous waste management regulations, including the hazardous waste transporter regulations. However, there are additional state requirements that include a special operating license, a 10-day transit limit, recordkeeping, emergency response procedures, fees, and insurance. Missouri also has requirements for hazardous waste transfer facilities.

Administration and enforcement. The regulations for hazardous waste transporters are administered and enforced by the Missouri Department of Natural Resources' (DNR) Division of Environmental Quality Hazardous Waste Program. The Missouri Department of Transportation's (MoDOT) Motor Carrier Services Unit issues hazardous waste transporter licenses.

State Requirements


State Licensing

10 CSR 25-6.263(2)(A)

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