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NPDES Permitting

Site Specific Stream Standards


The following is from SC Regulation 61-68. The informtion in italics has been added for clarity.

Section C.12.  Site-specific numeric standards for surface waters may be established by the Department to replace the numeric standards of Sections E {General Rules and Standards Applicable to All Waters}, G {Class Descriptions, Designations, and Specific Standards for Surface Waters}, and the appendix of this regulation or to add new numeric criteria not contained in this regulation.  Establishment of such numeric criteria shall be subject to public participation and administrative procedures for adopting regulations.  In addition, such site-specific numeric criteria shall not apply to tributary or downstream waters unless specifically described in the water classification listing R.61-69, Classified Waters.


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