Governing Law and Regulations
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Division of Air and Waste Bureau of Waste and Materials Management Hazardous Waste Prevention and Management Section
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Wisconsin prohibits the land treatment of hazardous waste.
• Administration and enforcement. DNR's Bureau of Waste and Materials Management administers and enforces the land treatment prohibition in Wisconsin.
NR 664.0270 and NR 665.0270 (interim status)
Wisconsin prohibits the land treatment of hazardous waste and will not grant variances to allow such land treatment Therefore, there are no land treatment facilities in the state.