Colorado Containment Buildings regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Colorado Containment Buildings: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations
Regulatory Agency
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Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) Office of Environment Hazardous Materials and Waste Management Division Solid and Hazardous Waste Program Hazardous Waste Compliance and Enforcement Unit

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. Colorado follows the federal containment building rules. It has no additional state requirements.

Administration and enforcement. CDPHE's Solid and Hazardous Waste Program administers and enforces the containment building requirements in Colorado.


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