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South Carolina: Clean Water Act (CWA)

September 2019



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The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control proposed amendments to S.C. Code Ann. Regs. 61-68. The amendments would adopt criteria to comply with federal regulatory recommendations and revisions, including a revised standard for aquatic life ambient water quality criteria for cadmium, a revised standard for recreational water quality criteria for enterococci, and a standard for human health recreational ambient water quality criteria for microcystins and cylindrospermopsin. A hearing will be held November 7, 2019. Comments are due September 23, 2019. See https://www.scstatehouse.gov/state_register.php?first=FILE&pdf=1&file=Sr... (pp. 29-32).