Governing Law and Regulations
Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Division of Waste Management Bureau of Solid and Hazardous Waste Hazardous Waste Regulation Section
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See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Although Florida has adopted by reference the federal hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facility (TSDF) permit application and modification rules, including those for remedial action plans, it has not included the federal standardized permit provisions. The state adds its own requirements in connection with siting standards, permit application procedures, application fees, and temporary operation permits.
• Administration and enforcement. The Florida Department of Environmental Protection's (DEP) Bureau of Solid and Hazardous Waste administers and enforces the hazardous waste TSDF permit rules in ...