Summary of Federal Laws
General Environmental Compliance Information
Resource Conservation and Recovery Act of 1976
Hazardous and Solid Waste Amendments of 1984
Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation and Liability Act of 1980(CERCLA) (amended by the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act (SARA))
Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA)
Hazardous Materials Transportation Act of 1994
Toxic Substances Control Act
Public Health Service Laws on Quarantine, Inspection and Licensing of Biological Products
Clean Air Act
Clean Water Act
Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC)
Low-Level Radioactive Waste Policy Amendment Act
Atomic Energy Act
Residential Lead-Based Paint Hazard Reduction Act of 1992
Web site for EPA Region 3, with a focus on environmental information useful to colleges and universities. This site also has a link to EPA audit protocols.
See also the CUA Office of Environmental Health and Safety Web page.
links updated 6/17/08 rab
Links checked July 1st, 2010, FJL.
Links checked and updated 08/30/10 TOL