State-based Waste Disposal Resources
Waste is regulated at the federal and state levels. In general, state regulations supersede federal regulations in that they may be more stringent. The following resources provide state-based information about solid waste disposal.
State-based EPA Resources
Wastes – Where You Live provides information on waste management programs base on state or EPA regions.
Water – Where You Live provides information on the waters based on region, state, local area, and watershed.
State programs for solid or hazardous wastes
Links to state definitions of solid waste
Looking for your state's regulations regarding animal disposal?
The National Biosecurity Resource Center's state-by-state listing of animal carcass disposal regulations and the Cornell Waste Management Institute's U.S. Butcher Waste and Mortality Disposal Laws resources may help you find the answers you need.
Environmental Compliance Assistance Platform (EnvCAP) – this is a "clearing house" of industry-specific resources to help members of those industries comply with regulations.
Veterinary Compliance Assistance (VetCA) – a subsection of EnvCAP with resources relevant to veterinary practices