Colorado State Implementation Plans

The State of Colorado’s State Implementation Plan (SIP) for complying with the federal Clean Air Act, administered by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

Fracking Not Adversely Affecting Air Quality in Colorado

An air quality assessment released in March 2018 by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) finds a new oil and natural gas development near Battlement Mesa in Garfield County is a “low risk” for “long-term harmful health effects due to [volatile organic compound] exposure.”