Montana Solid Waste Management Act (Montana)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Montana

Applies to States or Provinces Montana
Name Montana Solid Waste Management Act (Montana)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15


It is the public policy of the state to control solid waste management systems to protect the public health and safety and to conserve natural resources whenever possible. The Department of Environmental Quality is authorized to adopt rules and regulations governing solid waste management systems. This statute contains provisions pertaining to groundwater monitoring, disposal of specific types of wastes, and licensing requirements.

Policy Contact

Department Montana Department of Environmental Quality


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

Authority 1: 75-10-2 MCA
Date Enacted 1977

Authority 2: ARM 17.50.101 through 820