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2015 Environmental Assistance Conference

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November 4, 2015
Columbia Conference Center
Registration Fee:  $60.00 per person

Keynote Speaker:  Catherine Heigel, Director, SC Dept. of Health and Environmental Control

Agenda is currently under construction and will be added soon!​

For questions, please contact Rebecca Sproles by e-mail or call (803) 898-3139.

2015 Environmental Assistance Conference Tentative Agenda

Basic Environmental Track

Experienced/Specific Environmental Track

Hazardous Waste 101 – Waste Determination, Generator Categories

Air – Permit Flexibility

Air Quality 101 – Who needs a permit and how to make that determination

Hazardous Waste Regulation Updates: Solvent Contaminated Wipes Management Rule; and Other Miscellaneous Topics

Water 101 – TMDL Overview and Use of DHEC's Online Stormwater Tool

UST Regulation Changes – Emergency Generators, what you need to know


Recycling 101 – Can I recycle this?  Is there a market to reuse this?

Stormwater Inspections – Differences in Comprehensive, Routine, Quarterly Inspections; Sampling Requirements

DHEC Inspection 101 – What to Expect when DHEC Knocks at Your Facility

Updated Emissions Inventory Reporting Software

Networking Activity

NPDES Stormwater  Permit Changes
Listening and Update Session – This will be an open discussion about the changes to the new NPDES Stormwater Permit.  Learn about what changes could appear and provide feedback.

Food Waste Solutions
Most facilities have an onsite cafeteria or canteen for employees.  What can you do with those food scraps instead of sending them to the landfill?


Bureau Chiefs – Air, Land & Waste, and Water
Brief update on regulation changes, happenings in each bureau that could affect you.

Catherine Heigel, Director


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