Construction and operation of a new on-site leachate treatment system has been approved. The construction permit was issued on May 23, 2012. The leachate treatment system will consist of metals precipitation, a filter press, an evaporator, and sludge and slurry dryers. Construction of the on-site leachate collection and treatment system will take 6-9 months.
The procedure for appealing a permit decision before the Board of Health and Environmental Control is available here .
Department Decision - Summary of decision
Permit - Conditions for constructing and operating the facility
Statement of Basis - Summary of the project and its emissions, and explanation of regulatory applicability
Response to Comments - DHEC's written response to comments received during the public comment period
Transcript - Verbatim record of public hearing
Written Comments - Letters and e-mails received during public comment period
- Air Permit Application for Leachate Treatment System - January 10, 2012
- Revised Application for Leachate Treatment System - February 24, 2012
- Additional Correspondence - February 14 - March 27, 2012