Governing Law and Regulations
Missouri Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Division of Environmental Quality Hazardous Waste Program
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) requires Missouri (and all states) to use the federal form of manifest: the standardized Uniform Hazardous Waste Manifest (EPA Form 8700-22) and its continuation sheet (EPA Form 8700-22A). Missouri has additional state requirements concerning manifest content, distribution of manifest copies, and manifest summary reports. Hazardous waste handlers should go to the national section MANIFESTS for guidance on how to prepare the manifest form and how to deal with related manifest issues such as manifest discrepancies and rejected shipments.
Missouri regulates polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) above 50 parts per million when treated by facilities that accept PCBs for remuneration and requires the use of the hazardous waste manifest for PCB shipments. See the state section PCB MANAGEMENT for additional ...