Nev. Admin. Code § 459.9712 - "Release of a hazardous substance" defined

Current through August 4, 2021

"Release of a hazardous substance" means the discharge, deposit, injection, dumping, spilling, emitting, leaking, escaping, leaching, pumping, pouring, emptying, disposing or placing of a hazardous substance into the air or on land or the waters of the State. The term does not include a release of a hazardous substance:

1. Specifically allowed by a permit issued pursuant to state or federal law; or
2. For which a permit is not required by state or federal law.


Nev. Admin. Code § 459.9712
Added to NAC by Environmental Comm'n, eff. 3-6-91

NRS 459.485, 459.500

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