Mississippi Universal Wastes regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Mississippi Universal Wastes: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Universal waste rules: 11 Mississippi Administrative Code Part 3, Chapter 1, Rule 1.21

Regulatory Agency
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Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Office of Pollution Control Environmental Compliance & Enforcement Division

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See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Mississippi adopts by reference the federal regulations for management of universal wastes. There are no additional state provisions.

Note: The state has adopted the federal regulations applicable to this topic amended through December 31, 2008.

Administration and enforcement. The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality's (DEQ) Office of Pollution Control administers and enforces the universal waste rules in Mississippi.


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