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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 storage rules and adds its own labeling requirement for hazardous waste containers, more stringent storage facility standards (which include a storage fee), and additional requirements for generators accumulating hazardous waste on-site without a permit.
• Administration and enforcement. DHEC's Bureau of Land and Waste Management administers and enforces South Carolina's hazardous waste storage rules.