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South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) Office of Environmental Quality Control Bureau of Land and Waste Management Division of Compliance and Enforcement Hazardous Waste Compliance and Enforcement Section
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. South Carolina follows the federal hazardous waste container requirements, including empty container standards and federal air emissions rules. South Carolina also has more stringent state requirements in connection with labeling, container management, facility permits, and fees.
• Administration and enforcement. DHEC's Bureau of Land and Waste Management administers and enforces the state's hazardous waste container requirements.
South Carolina requires owners and operators of treatment, storage, and disposal facilities (TSDFs), as well as large quantity generators (LQGs) and small quantity generators accumulating hazardous waste on-site without a permit, to label clearly all containers holding ...