Governing Law and Regulations
Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) Land Management Administration Hazardous Waste Program
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Maryland follows the federal land treatment facility rules. In addition, owners and operators of land treatment facilities must follow the state's additional permit requirements, which include a permit fee. See the state section TSDF PERMITS to review these additional requirements.
• Administration and enforcement. MDE's Land Management Administration administers and enforces the land treatment facility requirements in Maryland.