South Carolina Security regulations & environmental compliance analysis
South Carolina Security: What you need to know
Governing Law and Regulations
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South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) Bureau of Land and Waste Management
DHEC Bureau of Water
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. South Carolina has established state-specific security requirements for certain facilities that handle solid waste, drinking water, and wastewater facilities.
South Carolina's requirements concerning security for air toxics are covered in the state's accidental release prevention program, for which the state has been delegated authority. See the state section RISK MANAGEMENT and the national section SECURITY for more information.
In South Carolina, all community water systems (CWSs) serving greater than 3,300 people must comply with the federal Bioterrorism Act. A CWS is defined as a public water system that serves at least 15 service connections used by year-round residents or regularly serves at least 25 year-round residents. This may include, but not be limited to, subdivisions, municipalities, mobile home parks, apartments, etc. For additional ...