Governing Law and Regulations
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 8
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE)
Colorado Department of Agriculture (CDA)
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Colorado has training requirements that are stricter than federal rules for asbestos abatement, lead-based paint abatement, pesticide applicators, hazardous waste incinerator personnel, solid waste disposal facilities and incinerators, and water and wastewater treatment system operator certification. See the Table in this section ...