New Jersey Community Right to Know regulations & environmental compliance analysis

New Jersey Community Right to Know: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

New Jersey Worker and Community Right-to-Know (CRTK) Act, New Jersey Statutes Annotated (NJSA) 34:5A-1 et seq., and regulations at New Jersey Administrative Code (NJAC) 7:1G-1.1 to 7:1G-7.7 (private employers) and NJAC 8:59-1.1 to 8:59-11.9 (public employers)

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Pollution Prevention Act, NJSA 13:1D-35 et seq., and regulations at NJAC 7:1K

Toxic Catastrophe Prevention Act Program: NJAC 7:31-1.1 to 7:31-11.4

Environmental hazardous substances (EHS) defined: NJAC 7:1G-2.1 and NJAC 8:59-1.3

Public employers:

RTK survey: NJAC 8:59-2.1 to 8:59-2.3

Central file: NJAC 8:59-7.2

Exemption: NJAC 8:59-1.4

Fact Sheets: NJAC 8:59-4.1 to 8:59-4.4

Private employers:

CRTK survey: NJAC 7:1G-3.1 to 7:1G-3.3

Deadlines: NJAC 7:1G-5.1

Fees: NJSA 34:5A-26

Labeling requirements: NJAC 8:59-5.1 to 8:59-5.10 and NJAC 8:59-11.6

Trade secrets: NJAC 8:59-3.1 to 8:59-3.17

Toxics Release Inventory (TRI): NJAC 7:1K-3.5

Regulatory Agencies

New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Commissioner's Office Environmental Management Division of Environmental Safety and Health Office of Pollution Prevention and Right to Know

New Jersey Department of Health (NJDOH) Division of Epidemiology, Environmental, and Occupational Health Right to Know Unit Environmental and Occupational Health Assessment Program

State Emergency Response Commission (SERC) SARA Title III Project

New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development (LWD)

Local emergency planning committees (LEPC)

Local fire departments

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. The New Jersey Worker and Community Right to Know (CRTK) Act requires public and ...

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