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Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) Office of Environment Hazardous Materials and Waste Management Division Hazardous Waste Compliance Unit
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
· Rules. Colorado has adopted the federal accumulation time rules that allow generators to accumulate hazardous waste on-site without a permit for specific periods of time. See the national section ACCUMULATION TIME to review the specific time periods applicable to each type of generator. For generator on-site hazardous waste storage requirements, see the state section HAZARDOUS WASTE STORAGE.
· Administration and enforcement. Colorado's accumulation time rules are administered and enforced by CDPHE's Hazardous Materials and Waste Management Division.