Haz Waste Generator Matrix

This matrix tracks state implementation of the Hazardous Waste Generator Improvement Rule. Updated monthly, the matrix provides key information on rulemaking status, publication date, public hearing dates and comment periods, and the rule effective date. 

Information is collected by a professional legislative and regulatory tracking service that monitors the development and adoption of the regulations, and individually contacts State Agencies to assess their progress on the Generator Improvement rulemaking process.

For additional information regarding the rule, consult EPA's Frequent Questions About Implementing the Hazardous Waste Generator Improvements Final Rule.

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  • Green - Rule is Effective
  •  Red - Anticipated Rulemaking After July 1, 2019/ First Half of 2019 Public Comment
  •  Yellow - Anticipated Rulemaking After July 1, 2019
  •  Gray - Not Yet Determined

Relevant Resources

Hazardous Waste Regulations

Informs retailers on the proper management and disposal or recycling of hazardous and universal wastes.

Hazardous Waste Generator Reporting

This matrix addresses only routine periodic reporting and the potential need to submit copies of manifests to regulatory authorities.

Hazardous Waste Variations by State

Informational matrix detailing the Hazardous Waste Variations by State

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