South Carolina Universal Wastes regulations & environmental compliance analysis

South Carolina Universal Wastes: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations
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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 Solid and Hazardous Waste Compliance Section

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See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. South Carolina has adopted regulations for the management of universal wastes that parallel the federal universal waste rules, including regulation of mercury-containing equipment.

Administration and enforcement. DHEC's Bureau of Land and Waste Management administers and enforces the universal waste rule in South Carolina.

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