Rules and Regulations for Hazardous Waste Management (Rhode Island)

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Place Rhode Island


Name Rules and Regulations for Hazardous Waste Management (Rhode Island)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Fuel Cells, Natural Gas, Nuclear
Active Policy Yes

Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15


These regulations establish permitting and operational requirements for hazardous waste facilities. They are designed to minimize environmental hazards associated with the generation, transportation, treatment, storage and disposal of hazardous wastes, including the hazardous waste component of mixed radioactive and hazardous waste (mixed waste), the transportation of septage, and the operation of hazardous waste treatment, storage and disposal facilities.


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

Authority 1 R.I. Gen. Laws
Date Effective 1986
Date Enacted 1984

Authority 2 ch. 23-19.1-7
Date Effective 1987

Authority 3 23-19.4-3
Date Effective 1988

Authority 4 23-19.14-18
Date Effective 1992

Authority 5 42-17.1-2(s)
Date Effective 2001