Stormwater rule delayed

October 1997
Underground Construction;Oct97, Vol. 52 Issue 10, p10
Trade Publication
Reports on the US Environmental Protection Agency's receipt of an extension for filing its revised stormwater rule proposal aimed to mandate new permits for stormwater discharges for any construction sites and sewer systems.


Related Articles

  • Feds Pledge Help to Small Town Water Infrastructures.  // Pollution Engineering;Sep2011, Vol. 43 Issue 9, p14 

    The article reports on the agreement between the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of Agriculture (USDA) in 2011 to improve rural drinking water and wastewater systems, as well as job creation in the water industry.

  • EPA Plans to Issue Rules Covering Fracking Wastewater. Kusnetz, Nicholas // Pro Publica;10/17/2011, p1 

    The article reports on the plan of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to regulate hydraulic fracturing or wastewater discharge. It cites the situation in Pennsylvania where growing volumes of wastewater flowed in the state's river as the reason for the said environmental agency to...

  • Airports PREPARE FOR EPA's Deicing Regs. Liner, Mark O. // Pollution Engineering;Mar2012, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p20 

    The article reports that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will finalized the Effluent Limitation Guidelines (ELG) on airport deicing which will provide permit writers with a federal standard for regulating runoff. The author states that few airports have developed on-site-systems...

  • Dense slurry: a solution in the pipeline for EPA's CCR and ELG rules.  // Modern Power Systems;May2014, Vol. 34 Issue 6, p21 

    The article focuses on the GEA's Circumix Dense Slurry System (DSS), a solution for coal fired power plants in the U.S., and the Effluent Limitations Guidelines (ELG) and the Coal Combustion Residuals (CCR) rules from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Topics discussed include the system...

  • Environmental Legislation USA. Boyter Jr., Henry A. // Proceedings of the Annual International Conference & Exhibition ;2012, p49 

    The article offers information on the civilization of environmental regularization for textile supply chain in U.S. which include the implementation of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) 1986 Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (Title III passage of SARA of 1986). Topics...

  • NEWSline.  // Underground Construction;Sep2014, Vol. 69 Issue 9, p10 

    The article offers U.S. underground construction industry news briefs as of September 2014. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced a Clean Water Act (CWA) to eliminate sewage discharges into the San Francisco Bay. The Woodlands, Texas government is preparing to spend 40 million...

  • Chemical concerns. Fielding, Michael // Public Works;Jan2010, Vol. 141 Issue 1, p51 

    The article discusses the Chemical and Water Security Act of 2009 which requires the establishment of risk-based performance standards by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for utilities that serve more than 3,300 populations. It says that water and waste water operations will likely...

  • Another Chance to Comment on Construction-Site Effluent Limits.  // Erosion Control;Mar/Apr2012, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p6 

    The author discusses the request for information from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for construction industry on their effluent guidelines. She states that EPA decided to request for more information after the Small Business Administration and National Association of Home Builders...

  • "Dear EPA" or the "Bait and Sue": Unraveling a Decade of Sewage Policy with a Letter. Clark, Allison // Ecology Law Quarterly;2014, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p207 

    Federal agencies routinely explain their interpretations of statutes and regulations at the request of regulated parties and members of Congress in order to increase predictability and transparency. The Administrative Procedure Act explicitly carves out exceptions in the rulemaking process for...


Read the Article


Sign out of this library

Other Topics