This part shall be known and may be cited as the “Tennessee Hazardous Waste Management Act.”

Terms Used In Tennessee Code 68-212-101

  • Hazardous waste: means waste, or combination of wastes, which because of its quantity, concentration, or physical, chemical, or infectious characteristics may:
    1. Cause, or significantly contribute to an increase in mortality or an increase in serious irreversible illness or incapacitating reversible illness. See Tennessee Code 68-212-104