Town of East Hampton, CT
Middlesex County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Council of the Town of East Hampton as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Sewer use — See Ch. 264.
Solid waste — See Ch. 269.
Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 273.
[Adopted 6-27-2017]
For the purposes of this article, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
DISPOSAL
The discharge, deposit, injection, dumping, spilling, leaking or placing of any waste into or on any land or water so that such waste, or any constituent of such waste, may enter the environment, be emitted into the air or discharged into any waters of the state.
HYDRAULIC FRACTURING
The process of pumping a fluid into or under the surface of the ground in order to create fractures in rock for exploration, development, production or recovery of gas. "Hydraulic fracturing" does not include the drilling or repair of a geothermal water well or any other well drilled or repaired for drinking water purposes.
PERSON
Any individual, firm, partnership, association, syndicate, company, trust, corporation, limited liability company, municipality, agency or political or administrative subdivision of the state.
STORAGE
The holding of waste for a temporary period, at the end of which the waste is treated, disposed of or stored elsewhere.
TRANSFER
To move from one vehicle to another or to move from one mode of transportation to another.
TREAT
Any method, technique or process designed to change the physical, chemical or biological character or composition of any waste.
WASTE FROM HYDRAULIC FRACTURING
Any wastewater, wastewater solids, brine, sludge, drill cuttings or any other substance used for or generated secondarily to the purpose of hydraulic fracturing.
No person shall collect or transport untreated waste from hydraulic fracturing for receipt, acceptance, storage, disposal or transfer in the Town of East Hampton.
No person may sell, offer for sale, barter, manufacture, distribute or use any product for anti-icing, de-icing, pre-wetting or dust suppression that is derived from or that contains waste from hydraulic fracturing unless such product has been approved for such use by the CT DEEP.
No provision of this section shall be construed so as to affect any provision of Chapter 264, Sewer Use, Chapter 269, Solid Waste, or Chapter 273, Streets and Sidewalks.