TR 38 - Groundwater Quality Regulation in Colorado, T.J. Looft, December 1982

This paper will discuss the current regulatory framework for groundwater quality control in Colorado. In Part I, the federal government's role will be addressed. The various federal laws which have an impact on groundwater quality will be summarized. Part II of this paper will discuss Colorado laws which impact groundwater quality. Finally, some observations regarding problem areas in Colorado's groundwater quality management system will be presented.