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Solid and Hazardous Waste Regulation
Program Activities - What we do
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Hazardous Waste Reports Unit
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Compliance Advisories - Solid Waste, Hazardous Waste
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Program Activities
The Bureau of Solid & Hazardous Waste Regulation performs the following activities to ensure that solid waste, medical waste and hazardous waste is collected, transported and disposed of in an environmentally acceptable manner and in a competitive marketplace:

Oversees all economic regulation solid waste activities including:
-- facility rate regulation
-- collectors’ effective competition
-- Certificates of Public Convenience and Necessity
-- host community benefits
-- financial transactions such as mergers, stock transfers, management agreements
Registers, tracks, and bills medical waste generators
Reviews Biennial Hazardous Waste Reports
Maintains data used to identify generators that manage hazardous waste off-site,
and transporters, storage, and disposal facilities which receive or manage hazardous waste in New Jersey
Administers the licensing (A-901) of companies engaged in the solid /hazardous
waste business
Manages the screening process for persons seeking an exemption from A-901
Registers solid and hazardous waste transporter vehicles and equipment

Statutory and regulatory authority
Solid Waste Management Act: N.J.S.A. 13:1E-1 et seq.
Solid Waste Utility Control Act: N.J.S.A. 48:3-1 et seq., N.J.S.A. 48:13A-1 et seq.
N.J.A.C. 7:26-1 et seq., N.J.A.C. 7:26G-1 et seq., and N.J.A.C. 7:26H-1 et seq.

Who do I call to report a violation?
To report a violation or any environmental incident impacting New Jersey, call the DEP 24 hour toll-free environmental hotline, @ 1-877-927-6337.

Online Customer Survey: http://www.state.nj.us/dep/dshw/hwr/bcsform.htm


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