Governing Law and Regulations
Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) Bureau of Materials Management and Compliance Assurance Waste Engineering and Enforcement Division Hazardous Waste Program
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See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Connecticut's biennial report requirements for large quantity generators (LQGs) and treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs) are more stringent than the federal rules. The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) no longer requires small quantity generators (SQGs) to submit biennial reports.
• Administration and enforcement. DEEP's Waste Engineering and Enforcement Division administers and enforces the state's generator biennial report requirements.
Additional information. DEEP requires that the LQG provide "any other information which the commissioner specifies relating to the generator's activities" (22a-449(c)-102(a)(2)(AA) RCSA).
Note: DEEP no longer requires SQGs to submit biennial reports, although language of the SQG recordkeeping requirement at 22a-449(c)-102(a)(2)(EE) RCSA (requiring SQGs to retain copies of biennial reports for 3 years) certainly implies that the ...