Waste Determinations & Hazardous Waste Testing
This guidance document is advisory in nature but is binding on an agency until amended by such agency. A guidance document does not include internal procedural documents that only affect the internal operations of the agency and does not impose additional requirements or penalties on regulated parties or include confidential information or rules and regulations made in accordance with the Administrative Procedure Act. If you believe that this guidance document imposes additional requirements or penalties on regulated parties, you may request a review of the document.

Form #: 05-176 Guidance Documents Revised: 2/3/22

This Environmental Guidance Document discusses the topic of hazardous waste determinations, who needs to do determinations, what a waste determination entails, and considerations concerning analytical testing. The department has found that this topic can be complex and involves decisions that are often technical in nature.

The full list of regulations can be found in Nebraska Title 128 – Nebraska Hazardous Waste Regulations.


Produced by:

Nebraska Department of Environment and Energy
P.O. Box 98922
Lincoln, NE 68509-8922

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