Wisconsin Manifests regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Wisconsin Manifests : What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Hazardous waste generator requirements: Wisconsin Administrative Code, Department of Natural Resources (NR) 662.020 to 662.027, NR 662.034(13), NR 662.040, NR 662.042, NR 662.191, and NR 662.193

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Hazardous waste transporter requirements: NR 663.20 to 663.22

Permitted hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facility (TSDF) requirements: NR 664.0070 to 664.0072, NR 664.0074, and NR 664.0076; NR 664.0070 to 665.0072, NR 665.0074, and NR 665.0076 (interim status)

Form of manifest: NR 662.020 and Appendix to 40 CFR 262


Distribution of the manifest: NR 662.023(3)

Manifest requirements for very small quantity generators (VSQGs): NR 662.220(5)(f) and NR 662.220(6)(f)


Distribution of the manifest: NR 664.0071

TSDF manifest fee: NR 664.0071 and NR 670 Appendix II

Regulatory Agency

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. EPA requires Wisconsin (and all states) to use the revised federal form of manifest: the standardized Uniform Hazardous Waste Manifest (EPA Form 8700-22) and its continuation sheet (EPA Form 8700-22A). These forms replace the Wisconsin Uniform Hazardous Waste Manifest and its continuation sheet, which could no longer be used as of September 2006. The state has revised its manifest regulations as a result of the requirement to use the federal form and because U.S. EPA also revised various regulations relating to the manifest (e.g., rules concerning manifest discrepancies ...

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