Connecticut Training regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Connecticut Training: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Air:

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Loading of gasoline and other volatile organic compounds (VOCs): 22a-174-20(b)(16) Regulations of Connecticut State Agencies (RCSA)

Regulated gasoline dispensing facilities: 22a-174-30(d) RCSA

Hazardous materials—Explosives transporters: 29-349-192 RCSA

Hazardous waste transporters: 22a-449(c)-103(d) RCSA

Medical waste: 22a-209-15(f)(8) RCSA

Recycling—Covered Electronic Recyclers: 22a-638-1(e) RCSA

Solid and special waste facility operator: 22a-209-6 RCSA

Water:

Drinking water: 25-32-9 to 25-32-14 RCSA

Wastewater: 22a-416-1 to 22a-416-10 RCSA

Workplace safety and health:

Public sector hazard communication: CGS 31-40c

Safety committees: 31-40v-9 RCSA

Regulatory Agencies

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP)

U.S. Department of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

Connecticut Department of Labor (DOL) Division of Occupational Safety and Health (CONN-OSHA)

Connecticut Workers' Compensation Commission (WCC)

Connecticut Department of Public Health (DPH)

Connecticut Department of Public Safety (DPS)

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Connecticut has adopted training requirements for personnel who load gasoline and other volatile organic compounds (VOCs) and for personnel at regulated gasoline dispensing facilities with Stage II vapor recovery equipment. Connecticut has adopted the federal hazardous waste transporter rules, by reference, and has added requirements for transporter safety training that are stricter than federal rules. The state has also adopted its own training ...


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