e-Permitting Information Sources
The e-Permitting section contains the following information:
- Guidance Related to e-Permitting
- Government e-Permitting Initiatives
- Government Information Sources
- RCRA Information Sources
- General Information on Regulations
Central Data Exchange (CDX)
Enables fast, efficient and more accurate environmental data submissions from state and local governments, industry and tribes to EPA and participating program offices. EPA's CDX is the point of entry on the Environmental Information Exchange
The registry is a comprehensive, authoritative reference for information about the definition, source,and uses of environmental data.
Environmental Information Exchange Network Grant Program (NEIEN)
EPA plans to select, through a competitive process, grant proposals that will be awarded to States, the District of Columbia, Trust Territories, and Federally Recognized Indian Tribes for capacity building capabilities for network participation. Tribes will receive funds from a designated set-aside pool of resources.
The creation of uniform data standards aims to promote the efficient sharing of environmental information among EPA, states, tribes, and other information partners through the cooperative development of data standards. This initiative includes permitting data standards.
Government e-Permitting Initiatives
- Electronic Permitting Systems and How to Implement Them (PDF) (60 pp, 234K, About PDF) A pdf file issued by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Government Information Sources
FirstGov is the official gateway to all federal and state government information.
e-Gov is the official web site of the president's e-government initiatives.
RCRA Information Sources
EPA's comprehensive information system, providing access to data supporting hazardous waste permitted facilities as well as information for cradle-to-grave tracking. RCRAInfo is exclusively for the use of EPA employees, as well as State and Territorial environmental agencies, working in their official capacities. If you are a state implementer or an EPA employee and do not have an ID, please request one from your database administrator.
- Proposed Modification of the Hazardous Waste Manifest System rule (PDF) (79 pp, 481K, About PDF) || Fact Sheet (PDF) (2 pp, 15K, About PDF)
- RCRA Hazardous Waste Permitting
General Information on Regulations
The information found in this section does not relate to e-permitting. It contains general informations on regulations.
Government Printing Office
GPO produces the Congressional Record overnight when Congress is in session, and bills, hearings, documents, reports, and committee prints are all produced quickly. Also produced are the Federal Register, the Governments official listing of proposed rules and regulations, as well as the Code of Federal Regulations and other key Government documents, such as the annual US Budget.
Federal Digital System (FDSys) Code of Federal Regulations (CFR)
The online CFR is a joint project authorized by the publisher, the National Archives and Records Administration's (NARA) Office of the Federal Register (OFR), and the Government Printing Office (GPO) to provide the public with enhanced access to Government information. CFR volumes are added to FDsys concurrent with the release of the paper editions. When revised CFR volumes are added, the prior editions remain on FDsys as a historical set. FDsys currently contains titles from 1996 to the present.