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Chapter 8: NYSDEC and USEPA Contact Information

NYS DEC Contact Information:

Contact information for questions concerning Hazardous Waste Manifesting in NYS:

By Phone: (518) 402-8730
By Email: manifest@dec.ny.gov

By Mail:
DER, HW Manifest & Reporting Section
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233-7252

Hazardous Waste Manifest System web page can be found at www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/8793.html

Technical Determinations: For questions on hazardous waste determinations, Universal Wastes, proper waste handling, and TSDF Site Inspections, please call (518) 402-8792.

Special Assessments, Regulatory Fees and Surcharge questions may be directed to (518) 402-9711. The webpage can be found at : www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/9099.html.

Waste Transporter Permit questions may be directed to (518) 402-8792. This number may be used to obtain Part 364 permits and verify a transporter's permit. The web page can be found at www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/8483.html.

Annual Reporting: questions may be directed to (518) 402-8730. Emails may be sent to hazardousreport@dec.ny.gov. The web page can be found at www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/8770.html.

NYS DEC Regional Office Contact Information:

Information on DEC's nine regions can be found at www.dec.ny.gov/about/558.html.

EPA Contact Information:

EPA Region II (NYC) may be reached at (212) 637-4106. To obtain a RCRA ID number, please complete the EPA form 8700-12, found at www.epa.gov/osw/inforesources/data/form8700/8700-12.pdf.

EPA Headquarters in Washington, D.C. may be reached at (202) 260-1821. Their website is at: www.epa.gov/.

A Generator may look online to confirm their RCRA ID number at www.epa.gov/enviro/html/rcris/rcris_query_java.html or go to the Query Link in the off-site link section in the right column of this page.

EPA's Hazardous Waste Manifest System website can be found at: www.epa.gov/epawaste/hazard/transportation/manifest/ or can be found in the off-site link section in the right column of this page.

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