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 incorporates by reference the federal hazardous waste treatment requirements and added a few more stringent rules. The more stringent state rules apply to facility permits and fees; facility design, construction, and operation; neutralization of wastes; and on-site treatment by generators.
• Administration and enforcement. The Division of Environmental Quality of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources (DNR) administers and enforces the hazardous waste ...