Regulations - oil and gas and your health

The following links serve as a resource to the public to locate information related to unconventional oil and gas activities. The information on these links do not represent the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environments opinion. The site will be regularly updated.
Environmental Protection Agency
Oil and natural gas air pollution standards
Provides basic information, regulatory actions, technical information, greenhouse gas and smog formation, and the Natural Gas Star Program.
Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission
COGCC Main Website
The mission of the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) is to foster the responsible development of Colorado's oil and gas natural resources.

Rules and Regulations
Links to all updated COGGC rules. The 600 series includes rules regarding safety, including setbacks, noise, operational controls such as green completion, emissions (methane, hydrogen sulfide), water sampling.

2015 Governor’s Task Force Rulemaking Information
Detailed information on the rulemakings, hearings, proposed rules, party statements and written comments.
Complaint Incident Tracking Tool
Enter information on an operator or for a location and obtain detailed information on complaints, filings, spills, or inspection reports submitted to COGCC.

Other COGCC Links:
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
Air Pollution Control Division Regulations
Emissions requirements for the oil and gas industry.

Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Worker safety in Oil and Gas Operations
Oil and gas extraction standards and enforcement for workers.