Wis. Admin. Code Department of Natural Resources § NR 704.09 - Criteria for abandoned container response

Current through March 28, 2022

The plan developed under s. NR 704.05 shall contain all of the following criteria to be considered by the department when evaluating a response action for an abandoned container:

(1) Quantity, toxicity or other threats the hazardous substance presents to public health, safety or welfare or the environment.
(2) Location and condition of the container.
(3) Whether an emergency exists, considering the nature of the hazardous substance and the location and condition of its container.
(4) Costs versus potential threats shall be considered when evaluating abandoned container responses in cases where the actual or potential threat to public health, safety or the environment is low.
(5) Whether a responsible party can be identified and is able to adequately respond in a timely manner.


Wis. Admin. Code Department of Natural Resources § NR 704.09
Cr. Register, April, 1994, No. 460, eff. 5-1-94.

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