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See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. West Virginia has incorporated by reference the federal hazardous waste treatment rules and added its more stringent state requirements for treatment facility permits and thermal treatment units. West Virginia also requires treatment facilities to pay various state fees. Treatment facility owners and operators should also see the state section TSDF RESPONSIBILITIES to review additional state standards applicable to permitted treatment facilities.
• Administration and enforcement. DEP's Division of Water and Waste Management administers and enforces the hazardous waste treatment requirements in West Virginia.
Hazardous waste facility owners and operators in West Virginia are subject to several additional state permit conditions not included in the federal rules. The state has additional permit application requirements, including those regarding ...