Patrick J. Flood, P.E., Director
William R. Snodgrass Tennessee Tower
312 Rosa L Parks Ave, 14th Floor
Nashville, TN 37243
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Implementation of Tennessee's hazardous waste program began in October 1980. Regulation of hazardous waste is also a federal responsibility under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA). Tennessee has been authorized by EPA to administer the majority of the federal program and receives a grant in support of this effort. Other funding for this program is obtained through a fee collection system.
The coordinated state and federal program regulates activities such as: