Colorado Solid Waste regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Colorado Solid Waste: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Solid waste laws and rules: Colorado Revised Statutes (CRS) 30-20-101 to 30-20-119, CRS 30-20-1001 to 30-20-1010, and regulations at 6 Code of Colorado Regulations (CCR) 1007-2 and 6 CCR 1007-4

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Solid waste disposal facilities:

Certificate of designation: 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 1, 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 3.2, 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 3.3, 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 10, 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 11.2, 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 14.2.2(D), and 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 14.3.2(C)

Disposal prohibitions: 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 16.1.2

Operation and design standards: 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 2

Recordkeeping: 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 2.4 (general standards) and 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 3.4 (landfill standards)

Financial assurance: 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 1.8

Transfer stations: 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 7

Composting facilities:

Compost feedstock types: 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 14.1.2

Applicability: 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 14.1.3

Conditional exemptions: 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 14.1.4

Class I facilities: 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 14.2

Class II facilities: 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 14.3

Class III facilities: 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 14.4

Waste tire requirements: 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 1.2 and 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 10

Applicability: 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 10.1.2 and 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 10.2.2

Exemptions: 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 10.1.3

Definitions: 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 1.2

Disposal limitations: 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 10.2.3

Certificate of Registration: 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 10.3.2, 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 10.4.3, 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 10.5.2, 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 10.6.3, 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 10.7.3, 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 10.8.3, and 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 10.9.3

Manifests: 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 10.1.3(E), 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 10.3.4, 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 10.4.5, 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 10.5.4, 6 CCR 1007-2 Section 10.6.5,


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