Governing Law and Regulations
Brownfield Remediation and Revitalization Program: Public Act (Pub. Act) No. 11-141 (2011)
Third-party liability protection: Connecticut General Statutes (CGS) 22a-133ee
Covenant not to sue: CGS 22a-133aa to 22a-133cc
Abandoned Brownfields Cleanup Program: Pub. Act No. 09-235
Municipal Brownfield Liability Relief Program: Pub. Act No. 13-308
Environmental Land Use Restriction (ELUR): 22a-133q-1 Regulations of Connecticut State Agencies (RCSA)
Voluntary remediation programs: CGS 22a-133x and CGS 22a-133y
Remediation Standard Regulations (RSRs): 22a-133k-2 RCSA and 22a-133k-3 RCSA
Environmental assistance programs:
Special Contaminated Property Remediation and Insurance Fund (SCPRIF): CGS 22a-133u
Urban Sites Remedial Action Program (USRAP): CGS 22a-133m
Dry-Cleaning Establishment Remediation Fund: CGS 12-263m
Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) Bureau of Water Protection and Land Reuse
Department of Economic and Community Development (DECD) Office of Brownfield Remediation and Development (OBRD)
Connecticut Brownfields Redevelopment Authority (CBRA)
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 1
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Connecticut has established state remediation programs and standards for the cleanup and redevelopment of brownfields and other contaminated sites and funding opportunities to finance these cleanups and redevelopments. Voluntary Remediation Programs and the Property Transfer Program provide mechanisms for property owners to work with the Connecticut ...