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Asbestos Waste and Asbestos-Contaminated Soil


Photo of Asbestos Contaminated Soil

Section 5 of the Regulations Pertaining to Solid Waste Sites and Facilities defines proper disposal methods and reporting procedures for asbesos waste and asbestos contaminated soil. 


The Hazardous Materials and Waste Management Division, in consultation with stakeholders, is currently revising Section 5.5, Management of Asbestos-Contaminated Soil.  Stakeholder meeting information is below.


The Air Pollution Control Division also regulates asbestos and asbestos-containing materials - including inspection, renovation, remodeling and demolition.

Air Division Asbestos Compliance


On February 18, 2014, the Solid and Hazardous Waste Commission issued an Order of Continuation regarding modifications to Section 5.5 of the Regulations Pertaining to Solid Wastes Sites and Facilities to continue the rulemaking process until July 15, 2014. Information regarding the July 15th rulemaking is available on the Commission's webpage.


For more information, please contact us at comments.hmwmd@state.co.us Subject: Long.


Section 5 of 6 CCR 1007-2 



Alice Nightengale
City and County of Denver
Division of Environmental Quality


Brian Long
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment


Charles Johnson
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment


Or email comments.hmwmd@state.co.us using Subject "Long"