Governing Law and Regulations
Georgia Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Environmental Protection Division Land Protection Branch Hazardous Waste Management and Remediation Program
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Georgia has incorporated by reference the federal surface impoundment rules, including the organic air emissions standards. There are no additional state requirements.
• Administration and enforcement. DNR's Land Protection Branch administers and enforces the surface impoundment regulations in Georgia.