Governing Law and Regulations
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
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See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. South Carolina has adopted state rules for management of used oil that parallel the federal rules and include several additional provisions that make the state rules more stringent than the federal rules. The additional state rules are in connection with prohibited activities; registration for used oil collection centers and transporters; permits for used oil processors/rerefiners, burners, and marketers; annual reports for used oil collection centers, processors/rerefiners, and transporters; used oil transporters; release response; and retail sales.
• Administration and enforcement. The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control's (DHEC) Bureau of ...