to Comply with 40 CFR 441.50

Effluent Limitations Guidelines and Standards for the Dental Office Category

The Dental Effluent Guidelines Rule found in 40 CFR Part 441 applies to dental dischargers as defined in §441.10 and §441.20(e). Dental dischargers in business prior to the effective date of the Rule (July 14, 2017) have a deadline of July 14, 2020 to meet compliance with the Rule and submit a one-time compliance report. Dental dischargers beginning business on or after July 14, 2017 must comply with the Rule and submit a compliance report within 90 days following startup.

Sample Report: EPA_R9_dental-certification_sample-form__Nevada

  • EPA Final Rule on Hazardous Waste Pharmaceuticals
  • Language Requirement of Section 1557
  • Amalgam Separators
  • Osha Compliance

Regulatory & Compliance Agency Links

Nevada Division of Environmental Protection

All Federal EPA Forms, (EPA Form 8700-12/Site Identification Form) are provided at:
Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources
Division of Environmental Protection
901 S Stewart Street, Suite 4001
Carson City, NV 89701-5249
Skylar Jones:(775)687-9464

Occupational Safety and Health Administration

Reno State Plan Office
4600 Kietzke Lane, Suite F-153
Reno, NV 89502
Business Hours: 8:00am - 5:00pm PT
(775) 688-3700
(775) 688-1378 FAX

 Las Vegas State Plan Office
3360 West Sahara Avenue, Suite 200
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Business Hours: 8:00am-5:00pm PT
(702) 486-9020
(702) 990-0358 FAX

OSHA Area Office

The federal OSHA office covers only federal agencies; the United State Postal Service; private sector maritime; employment on Indian Lands; and areas of exclusive federal jurisdiction.

 Las Vegas Area Office
US Department of Labor - OSHA
333 Las Vegas Blvd. South, Suite 5520
Las Vegas, NV 89101
(702) 388-6150
(702) 388-6160 FAX

On-Site Consultation Program 

Nevada On-site Consultation Program

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)

Administration Office
1100 East William Street, Suite 101
Carson City, NV 89701
Telephone: (775) 684-3676
Fax: (775) 687-3893
Out-of-state toll free: 1-800-992-0900
Email DHCFP 

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8am to 5pm

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Nevada Division of Insurance

The Insurance Division is charged with protecting the rights of the consumer and the public’s interest in dealing with the insurance industry and is responsible for regulating the insurance industry. It sets ethical and financial standards for insurance companies and review rates. The Consumer Services Section of the Nevada Division of Insurance handles all requests for consumer assistance. We can help you understand your policy and answer any questions you might have regarding claims or companies.

Examples of Complaints Addressed by the Nevada Division of Insurance

  • Improper denial or delay in settlement of a claim
  • Alleged illegal cancellation or nonrenewal of an insurance policy
  • Problems concerning insurance premiums and rates
  • Alleged misconduct by an agent or broker (misrepresentation, theft of premiums, etc.)
  • Problems related to Bail and Bail Agencies or Agents.
  • Problems relating to medical necessity of a treatment, an experimental or investigational  therapy for certain medical conditions, or a claim denial for emergency or urgent medical services.