Rules and Regulations for Groundwater Quality (Rhode Island)

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Place Rhode Island


Name Rules and Regulations for Groundwater Quality (Rhode Island)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Natural Gas, Nuclear
Active Policy Yes

Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15


These regulations provide standards for groundwater quality in the state of Rhode Island. The rules are intended to protect and restore the quality of the state's groundwater resources for use as drinking water and other beneficial uses, and to assure protection of the public health and welfare and the environment.

Policy Contact

Contact Name Russell Chateauneuf
Department Department of Environmental Management
Division Office of Water Resources
Address 235 Promenade Street, Providence, RI, 02908

Phone 401-222-3961

Fax 401-222-3564

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

Authority 1 R.I. Gen. Laws of 1956

Date Enacted 2010

Authority 2 ch. 46-12

Authority 3 46-13.1

Authority 4 23-18.9

Authority 5 23-19.1

Authority 6 42-17.6

Authority 7 42-17.1