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Waste Import

Article VII (c) of the Rocky Mountain Low-Level Radioactive Waste Compact prohibits the importation of waste for management (including processing, treatment, storage, or disposal) into the region unless authorized by the Rocky Mountain Low-Level Radioactive Waste Board (Board). Any person seeking the authorization of the Board to import out-of-region waste for management within the region shall submit a written Application to Import Waste pursuant to Rule 7.

The revised Rule 7 shall be effective and apply to any application received on or after January 1, 2011.