GEEERC has revised the Crisis Standards of Care for Colorado. Sub-groups reviewed the content and solicited community feedback and engagement throughout the process. Crisis Standards of Care are guidelines for how the medical community should allocate scarce resources such as ventilators and intensive care unit beds in the extreme case when patient needs exceed the resources available.
Our asbestos experts help schools and businesses comply with air pollution laws regulating asbestos and materials containing it. The Air Quality Control Commission's Regulation 8, Part B governs asbestos abatement in Colorado.
Coloradans face an emerging public health challenge from a family of chemicals found in toxic firefighting foam and other sources. The chemicals are known scientifically as per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, or PFAS. Learn more about these chemicals and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment's actions to reduce exposure.