DC Hazardous Waste Management (District of Columbia)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place District of Columbia
Applies to Municipality District of Columbia

Name DC Hazardous Waste Management (District of Columbia)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Nuclear
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator District Department of the Environment
Primary Website http://ddoe.dc.gov/publication/hazardous-waste-management-laws

Last Review 2014-09-15

Information Source http://www.epa.gov/reg3wcmd/RCRA_State_Star/dc/authorization/pr01/dc_pr01_stats_dccode_6-701etseq.pdf


This regulation regulates the generation, storage, transportation, treatment, and disposal of hazardous waste, and wherever feasible, reduces or eliminates waste at the source. It is the policy of the District of Columbia that the generation of hazardous waste and the release of toxic chemicals is to be reduced or eliminated as quickly as possible.

Policy Contact

Department District Department of the Environment
Division Hazardous Waste Division
Address 2 5th floor
Place Washington, D.C.
Zip/Postal Code 20002
Phone 202.535.2290

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: DC Official Code §§ 6-701