Hazardous Waste Facility Siting Program (Maryland)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Maryland|
|Name||Hazardous Waste Facility Siting Program (Maryland)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Siting and Permitting|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Natural Gas, Nuclear|
|Program Administrator||Maryland Department of the Environment|
The Hazardous Waste Facilities Siting Board is responsible for overseeing the siting of hazardous waste facilities in Maryland, and will treat hazardous waste facilities separately from low-level nuclear waste facilities. This legislation describes the factors considered by the Board in making siting decisions. The Board is authorized to enact rules and regulations pertaining to the siting of hazardous and low-level nuclear waste facilities.
|Department||Maryland Department of the Environment|
|Division||Hazardous Waste Facilities Siting Board|
|Address||1800 Washington Boulevard|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||Environment Article, 7-401 et seq., Annotated Code of Maryland|