The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
authorizes the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality to operate the
federal Resource Conservation and Recovery Act Hazardous Waste Program in
Oregon. Oregon must periodically review and adopt new or amended federal rules
to retain this authorization. DEQ last updated its rules in July 2017. In that rulemaking,
DEQ incorporated by reference most federal rules enacted through June 30, 2015.
Federal rules currently under Oregon review - starting mid-2020
Visit Hazardous Waste Federal Rules Alignment 2021 website for more information
Hazardous Waste Fees 2019 RulemakingVisit Hazardous Waste Fees 2019 Rulemaking webpage for more information.
Federal hazardous waste management CFR regulations adopted in Oregon