Underground Injection Control Program Rules and Regulations (Rhode Island)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Rhode Island



Name Underground Injection Control Program Rules and Regulations (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/water/uiccntrl.pdf


Last Review 2014-09-15



Summary

The purpose of this regulation is to preserve the quality of the groundwater of the State and thereby protect groundwater contamination from contamination by discharge from injection wells and other subsurface waste disposal of hazardous and other wastes. It is the policy of the Department of Environmental Management to assure the proper location, design, construction, maintenance and operation of injection wells and other subsurface disposal systems to prevent such groundwater contamination.


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
Email russ.chateauneuf@dem.ri.gov
Website http://www.dem.ri.gov/programs/benviron/water/index.htm


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

Authority 1: Underground Injection Control Program Rules and Regulations
Date Effective 1984-05-31

















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