Air: Connecticut General Statutes (CGS) 22a-175 and CGS 22a-180
Asbestos: CGS 19a-332d, CGS 19a-332e, and CGS 22a-250a
Community right-to-know: CGS 29-307a
Hazardous waste: CGS 22a-131, CGS 22a-131a, CGS 22a-134d, CGS 22a-438, and CGS 22a-250a
Medical waste: CGS 22a-226c
Pesticides: CGS 22a-56a, CGS 22a-61 to 22a-63, CGS 22a-66h, and 22a-6b-8(c)(3) Regulation of Connecticut State Agencies (RCSA)
Solid waste: CGS 22a-220d, CGS 22a-226, CGS 22a-226a, CGS 22a-226b, CGS 22a-226d, CGS 22a-250a, and CGS 22a-256g
Solid waste transporters: CGS 22a-220a(f)
Underground storage tanks (USTs): CGS 22a-6b(a)(1) and CGS 22a-451
Used oil: CGS 22a-131a(c)
Drinking water: 25-32e-1 RCSA
Oil spills: CGS 22a-450
Wastewater: CGS 22a-438
Wetlands: CGS 22a-35, CGS 22a-44, CGS 22a-106a, CGS 22a-361a, and 22a-6b-8 RCSA
Workplace safety and health: CGS 31-382
Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP)
Connecticut Department of Public Health (DPH)
Connecticut Department of Public Safety Division of Fire, Emergency, and Building Services Office of the State Fire Marshal Local Fire Marshal
U.S. Department of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
Connecticut Department of Labor Division of Occupational Safety and Health (CONN-OSHA)
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Connecticut law provides for civil and criminal penalties for violations of its environmental rules.
• Administration and enforcement. DEEP's bureaus are responsible for the administration and enforcement of Connecticut's environmental rules. ...