Connecticut Hazardous Waste Tanks regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Connecticut Hazardous Waste Tanks: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Hazardous waste tank management rules: 22a-449(c)-104(a)(1) Regulations of Connecticut State Agencies (RCSA), 22a-449(c)-104(a)(2)(W) to (Z) RCSA, and 22a-449(c)-104(c) RCSA, 22a-449(c)-105(a)(1) RCSA, 22a-449(c)-105(a)(2)(S) to (W) RCSA, and 22a-449(c)-105(e) RCSA (interim status)

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Labeling: 22a-449(c)-104(c) RCSA and 22a-449(c)-105(e) RCSA (interim status)

Second testing for tightness: 22a-449(c)-104(a)(2)(W) RCSA and 22a-449(c)-105(a)(2)(S) RCSA (interim status)

Mitigation of releases: 22a-449(c)-104(a)(2)(Y) RCSA and 22a-449(c)-105(a)(2)(U) RCSA (interim status)

Immediate notification: 22a-449(c)-104(a)(2)(Y) RCSA and 22a-449(c)-105(a)(2)(U) RCSA (interim status)

Parties to notify: 22a-449(c)-104(a)(2)(Z) RCSA and 22a-449(c)-105(a)(2)(V) RCSA (interim status)

State water pollution control laws: 22a-449(c)-104(a)(2)(X) RCSA and 22a-449(c)-105(a)(2)(T) RCSA (interim status)

Organic air emissions standards: 22a-449(c)-104(a)(2)(GGG) to (KKKKKK) RCSA and 22a-449(c)-105(a)(2)(TT) to (WWWWW) RCSA (interim status)

Regulatory Agency

Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Bureau of Materials Management and Compliance Assurance Waste Engineering and Enforcement Division Hazardous Waste Program

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

· Rules. Connecticut adopts by reference the federal requirements for hazardous waste storage and treatment tanks and adds several more stringent state standards in connection with tank testing, labeling, and emergency response requirements. In addition, owners and operators of hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facilities ...


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