Hazardous Waste - EPA Identification Number Details

Hazardous Waste - EPA Identification Number

General Info - Statewide License


Generators of hazardous waste, transporters of hazardous waste, and facilities that treat, store, or dispose of hazardous waste in the State of Maryland are required to notify the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department before treating, storing, disposing, offering for transportation, or transporting hazardous waste. Large quantity handlers of universal waste are required to notify the Department before accumulating 5,000 kilograms of universal waste for the first time. Upon receipt of a notification, the Department assigns an EPA Identification number to the notifier through the EPA RCRAInfo database. 


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Obtaining the License

Ready to get your license? - Steps, Requirements, and Documents

  1. You can obtains EPA Form 8700-12 (RCRA Subtitle C Site Identification Form) , also known as “Notification of Regulated Waste Activity Form”, from the Department.


Apply for the License

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Agency/Contact

License Issuer - Information

Who issues the license?

Maryland Department of Environment

Contact Information

Brian Sodeman

Email: Paul.Sodeman@maryland.gov

Tel: (410) 537-3344



Legal Authority

What laws and regulations give Maryland Department of Environment the legal authority to issue this approval?

FEDERAL: RCRA - Section 3010; 40 CFR Part 262.12, 263.11, 264.11 and 273.32

STATE: Environment Article, Title 7, Subtitle 2, Annotated Code of Maryland; COMAR 26.13.03.03, 26.13.04.01B, 26.13.05.02B and 26.13.10.19C.