West Virginia PCB Management regulations & environmental compliance analysis

West Virginia PCB Management: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs): West Virginia Regulations (WV Reg.) 33-1-4.6 and WV Reg. 33-1-4.7

Regulatory Agencies
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West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Division of Water and Waste Management

DEP Division of Land Restoration

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 3 Land and Chemicals Division

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. West Virginia regulates polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) under the federal rules, which are described in the national section PCB MANAGEMENT.

Administration and enforcement. The DEP and EPA Region 3 jointly administer and enforce the state's rules for disposal and storage of PCBs in West Virginia.

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