The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, Environmental Affairs area publishes a variety of documents on air and water quality, environmental health services, land and waste management, and environmental regulation.

Recent Submissions

  • An Owner/Operator’s Implementation Guide For the South Carolina Underground Storage Tank Control Regulations 61-92 Part 280 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017-04)
    This brochure outlines new regulations effective May 26, 2017 for underground storage tanks.
  • A Preliminary Assessment of the Groundwater Conditions in Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Lexington, and Orangeburg Counties, South Carolina 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control; South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (South Carolina State Library, 2017-05)
    The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control has reviewed reports on local groundwater conditions by the SCDNR and USGS in conjunction with reported groundwater withdrawal data for the counties of this ...
  • Cigarette Litter Reduction Pilot Study 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017-03)
    This study at Folly Beach was to enhance awareness and reduce cigarette litter on the beach. 15 new cigarette receptacles were installed at select walkovers to encourage proper disposal of cigarette litter. Flyers and ...
  • Ozone and your health 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control; United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Air, Noise, and Radiation (South Carolina State Library, 2017-02)
    Ozone, the main ingredient of smog, presents a serious air quality problem in many parts of the United States. Even at low levels, ozone can cause health effects. You can take simple steps, described in this pamphlet, to ...
  • Clean Air Times 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017-02)
    This brochure describes the air quality flag program, how you can reduce ozone and the anti-idling program.
  • Building radon out : what you need to know to keep you and your family safe 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017-02)
    This brochure gives information on radon, radon resistance new construction, and radon testing.
  • Chem-Nuclear Site annual update 2016 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2016-12)
    Since 2007 the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control has published the Chem-Nuclear Site annual update discussing the environmental aspects of the site.
  • An Owner’s Guide to Aboveground Petroleum Storage Tanks 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017-01)
    This publication is provided for AST system owners to minimize any adverse impacts they may have on the environment and prevent potential petroleum releases. This information, however, does not replace any existing applicable ...
  • Going Coastal in South Carolina 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2016-12)
    Get all the information you need to enhance your coastal experience from one dynamic web page. Coastal environment: rip currents and beach advisories, weather and ozone forecast, tide tables and boating safety, fishing and ...
  • Camp Burnt Gin 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, Division of Children’s Health (South Carolina State Library, 2016-12)
    This is an informational brochure describing Camp Burnt Gin. It tells about the campers, the facilities, the program and the staff. It also gives a short history of the camp.

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