Connecticut Recordkeeping regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Connecticut Recordkeeping: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Air: 22a-174-3a(a)(6) Regulations of Connecticut State Agencies (RCSA), 22a-174-3a(a)(7) RCSA, 22a-174-3b RCSA, 22a-174-3c(c) RSCA, 22a-174-4(d)(1) RCSA, 22a-174-4(d)(3) RCSA, and 22a-174-19b(g)(3) RCSA

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Asbestos: 19a-332a-4 RCSA

Brownfields: Connecticut General Statutes (CGS) 22a-133y

Hazardous waste:

Large quantity generators (LQGs) and small quantity generators (SQGs): 22a-449(c)-102(b)(2) RCSA and 22a-449(c)-102(c) RCSA

Conditionally exempt small quantity generators (CESQGs): 22a-449(c)-101(b)(2) RCSA

Medical waste: 22a-209-15(i) RCSA

Pesticides: CGS 22a-58

Solid (nonhazardous) waste:

Recycling facilities: 22a-241b-4(c) RCSA

Regional solid waste disposal areas: 22a-209-7(f) RCSA

Solid or special waste disposal areas: 22a-209-5(a) RCSA

Solid waste transfer stations: 22a-209-9(p) RCSA

Resource recovery facilities, other volume reduction facilities, biomedical treatment facilities: 22a-209-10(13) RCSA

Storage tanks:

Underground storage tanks (USTs): 22a-449(d)-1(g) RCSA, 22a-449(d)-104(b)(3) RCSA, 22a-449(d)-101(b)(2) RCSA, 22a-449(d)-103(e) RCSA, and 22a-449(d)-107 RCSA


Drinking water: 19-13-B102(l)(1) RCSA

Wastewater: 22a-430-3(j)(9)(A) RCSA

Workplace safety and health:

Injury and illness recordkeeping (public sector employers only): 31-374-3 RCSA

Safety committee records: 31-40v-6 RCSA

Regulatory Agencies

Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP)

Connecticut Department of Public Health (CDPH)

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Connecticut environmental recordkeeping regulations are more strict in some cases than the federal. See TABLE in this section for state-specific environmental recordkeeping ...

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