Governing Law and Regulations
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. Owners and operators of land treatment facilities in Connecticut must comply with the federal land treatment facility rules and the state's additional requirements in connection with the treatment of hazardous waste at the facility and permits for hazardous waste treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs).
• Administration and enforcement. DEP's Waste Engineering and Enforcement Division administers and enforces the land treatment requirements in Connecticut.