Governing Law and Regulations
Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) Division of Air and Waste Management Waste Management Section Solid and Hazardous Waste Management Branch
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Delaware requires owners and operators of land treatment facilities to comply with the federal land treatment facility rules. In addition, owners and operators of hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs) that engage in land treatment activities must comply with additional permit application requirements and pay permit application and annual facility fees. See the state section TSDF PERMITS to review Delaware's permit and fee requirements.
• Administration and enforcement. DNREC's Waste Management Section administers and enforces Delaware's land treatment facility requirements.