Aquifer Protection Area Land Use Regulations (Connecticut)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Connecticut

Name Aquifer Protection Area Land Use Regulations (Connecticut)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Siting and Permitting
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Nuclear
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Department of Energy and Environmental Protection
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-05-23
Last Substantive Modification
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Information Source


These regulations describe allowable activities within aquifer protection areas, the procedure by which such areas are delineated, and relevant permit requirements. The regulations also describe application procedures for requesting an exemption for a given activity. Regulated activities include the storage of hazardous material; repair or maintenance requiring the use, storage, or disposal of hazardous materials; wastewater discharges other than domestic sewage water and stormwater; generation of electrical power with fossil fuels other than natural gas or propane; and storage, handling, recycling, disposal, reduction, processing, or composting of solid waste.

Policy Contact

Department Department of Energy and Environmental Protection
Division Aquifer Protection

Phone (860) 424-3020

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: DEEP Regulations 22a-354i-1 through 10
Date Enacted 2004