Governing Law and Regulations
Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) Division of Solid and Hazardous Waste Management Hazardous Waste Program
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Tennessee has adopted the federal permit application and modification rules for hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs), including those for remedial action plans, but has not included the federal standardized permit provisions. In addition, Tennessee requires all TSDF permit applicants to pay an application fee, a permit modification fee, and an annual TSDF maintenance fee.
Unique to Tennessee ...