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Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Oklahoma has adopted by reference the federal hazardous waste treatment requirements, including those for generators treating hazardous waste on-site. The state has added more stringent state hazardous waste treatment rules in connection with permits and fees for hazardous waste treatment facilities.
• Administration and enforcement. DEQ's Land Protection Division administers and enforces the hazardous waste treatment rules in Oklahoma.
Oklahoma's permit and operation requirements for hazardous waste treatment facilities include the federal standards plus the state's additional requirements in connection with the permitting process, permit conditions, and on-site inspectors. Unlike the federal rules, ...