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

  • Landfill Post-Closure Permit Conversions 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, Division of Mining and Solid Waste Management (South Carolina State Library, 2017-06)
    In May 2008, all existing landfill regulations [municipal solid waste (MSW), industrial, and construction and demolition debris (C&D)] were repealed and simultaneously replaced with a new regulation 61-107.19 that became ...
  • Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program Recipe Cards 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017-06)
    These are cards giving recipes for fruit and vegetable dishes. Recipes include: confetti bean salsa, Mediterranean quinoa salad, minty watermelon cucumber salad, quick refrigerator pickles, broccoli salad, apple, cranberry ...
  • Creating Active Community Environments in South Carolina : A Grassroots Guide 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017-05)
    This is a beginner’s guide for communities that are interested in creating an active community environment. This includes local coalitions, community groups, and interested citizens who want to improve their built environment. ...
  • 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.

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