North Carolina Universal Wastes regulations & environmental compliance analysis

North Carolina Universal Wastes: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Universal waste management standards: 15A North Carolina Administrative Code (NCAC) 13A.0119

Regulatory Agency
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North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Division of Waste Management Hazardous Waste Section

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. North Carolina adopts by reference the federal regulations for the management of universal wastes, with some language substitutions to reference applicable North Carolina, rather than federal, citations.

Administration and enforcement. The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality's (DEQ) Division of Waste Management administers and enforces the universal waste requirements in North Carolina.

General Information on the Universal Waste Rule [34386]
Guidance Documents

For access to the FAQs About Hazardous Waste Lamps document, click here.


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Governing Law and Regulations
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Comparison: State vs. Federal
Guidance Documents