Rules and Regulations for the Investigation and Remediation of Hazardous Material Releases (Rhode Island)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Rhode Island



Name Rules and Regulations for the Investigation and Remediation of Hazardous Material Releases (Rhode Island)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Coal with CCS, Natural Gas, Nuclear
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province














Program Administrator Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management
Primary Website http://www.dem.ri.gov/pubs/regs/regs/waste/remreg11.pdf


Last Review 2014-09-15



Summary

These regulations establish procedures for the investigation and remediation of contamination resulting from the unpermitted release of hazardous materials. The regulations aim to protect water resources, the environment, and human health, and to restore contaminated areas to encourage business development.


Policy Contact

Contact Name Leo Hellested
Department Department of Environmental Management
Division Office of Waste Management
Address 235 Promenade Street, Providence, RI, 02908


Phone 401-222-2797
Fax 401-222-3812
Email leo.hellested@dem.ri.gov
Website http://www.dem.ri.gov/programs/benviron/waste/index.htm


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

Authority 1 R.I. Gen. Laws
Date Effective 1996
Date Enacted 1993


Authority 2 ch. 42-35
Date Effective 2004


Authority 3 23-19.1
Date Effective 2011


Authority 4 23-19.14



Authority 5 42-17.1-2



Authority 6 46-12



Authority 7 46-13.1












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