Contingency plan rules: 6 Code of Colorado Regulations (CCR) 1007-3 Sections 264.50 to 264.56 and 6 CCR 1007-3 Sections 265.50 to 265.56 (interim status)
Submission of the plan: 6 CCR 1007-3 Section 265.52(g) and 6 CCR 1007-3 Section 265.53(b)
Groundwater standard: 6 CCR 1007-3 Section 264.51(a) and 6 CCR 1007-3 Section 265.51(a)
Notification of completed cleanup: 6 CCR 1007-3 Section 264.56(i) and 6 CCR 1007-3 Section 265.55(i)
Fire protection: 6 CCR 1007-3 Section 265.52(g)
Large quantity generator (LQG) accumulation areas: 6 CCR 1007-3 Section 265.52(h), 6 CCR 1007-3 Section 262.34(c)(1)(iii), and 6 CCR 1007-3 Section 262.34(c)(1)(iv)
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See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
• Rules. Colorado follows the federal contingency plan requirements applicable to large quantity generators (LQGs); permitted hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs); and interim-status TSDFs. The state adds an additional implementation standard and notification requirement for all LQGs and TSDFs accumulating hazardous waste on-site without a permit, as well as a submission requirement and fire protection requirements for interim status LQGs and TSDFs. LQGs must designate the location of their hazardous waste accumulation areas in their contingency plan.
• Administration and enforcement. Colorado's contingency plan requirements are administered and enforced by the Colorado Department of Public Health and ...