Governing Law and Regulations
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 ...