Colorado Hazardous Waste Treatment regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Colorado Hazardous Waste Treatment: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Hazardous waste treatment facility permit rules and fees: 6 Code of Colorado Regulations (CCR) 1007-3 Sections 100.10 to 100.64 and Appendix I, 6 CCR 1007-3 Section 100.31 and Section 6.04, and Colorado Revised Statutes (CRS) 25-15-200.1 to 25-15-219

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Hazardous waste container requirements: 6 CCR 1007-3 Sections 264.170 to 264.179 and 6 CCR 1007-3 Sections 265.170 to 265.178 (interim facilities)

Hazardous waste tank requirements: 6 CCR 1007-3 Sections 264.190 to 264.200 and 6 CCR 1007-3 Sections 265.190 to 265.202 (interim facilities)

Hazardous waste surface impoundment requirements: 6 CCR 1007-3 Sections 264.220 to 264.232 and 6 CCR 1007-3 Sections 265.220 to 265.232 (interim status)

Hazardous waste land treatment facility rules: 6 CCR 1007-3 Sections 264.270 to 264.283 and 6 CCR 1007-3 Sections 265.270 to 265.282 (interim status)

Hazardous waste incineration rules: 6 CCR 1007-3 Sections 264.340 to 264.348 and 6 CCR 1007-3 Sections 265.340 to 265.352 (interim status)

Thermal treatment interim-status facility rules: 6 CCR 1007-3 Sections 265.370 to 265.383

Chemical, physical, and biological treatment interim-status facility rules: 6 CCR 1007-3 Sections 265.400 to 265.406

On-site treatment rules for generators: 6 CCR 1007-3 Section 100.21

Regulatory Agency

Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) Office of Environment Hazardous Materials and Waste Management 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. Colorado follows the federal requirements for hazardous waste treatment facilities, including those for generators ...


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Colorado Hazardous Waste Treatment Resources

Type Title
Forms Treatment and Storage Facility Inspection Form
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