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 the state as of November 19, 2018, which includes standards that allow generators to treat hazardous waste on-site. The state has additional and more stringent requirements for hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facility (TSDF) permits. In ...