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  • South Carolina dam safety news 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control. Dam Safety Program (South Carolina State Library, 2019-06)
    This periodical published by DHEC's Dam Safety Program shares the work that the agency is doing across the state when it comes to dam safety.
  • Watershed-based plan for the Three and Twenty Creek Watershed : an action pan for protection and restoration activities 

    Upstate Forever (S.C.); South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control. (South Carolina State Library, 2019-07)
    This watershed-based plan addresses sources of bacteria, sediment, and nutrient pollution and identifies critical areas for protection and restoration throughout the watershed. Additionally, this plan provides strategies ...
  • Environmental outreach activity book 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2019-03)
    This book contains various activities including puzzles and pictures to color dealing with the environment.
  • Tenga cuidado con el plomo : ¿Qué sucede durante una evaluación de plomo ambiental en mi casa? 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control. Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program (South Carolina State Library, 2019-02)
    An environmental lead assessment is a visit to your home by trained staff to help identify possible sources of lead. The nurse and an EPA certified lead risk assessor will come to your home. They will ask you questions to ...
  • Steps for safe lead clean-up in your home and car 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2019-03)
    This sheet describes how to clean your house and car, focusing on getting rid of lead contamination.
  • Look out for lead : what happens during an environmental lead assessment of my home? 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control. Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program (South Carolina State Library, 2018-12)
    An environmental lead assessment is a visit to your home by trained staff to help identify possible sources of lead. The nurse and an EPA certified lead risk assessor will come to your home. They will ask you questions to ...
  • ESOP : Environmental Surveillance and Oversight Program 2017 data report 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control. Aiken Environmental Affairs Office (South Carolina State Library, 2019-02)
    South Carolina’s Department of Health and Environmental Control monitors the Savannah River Site for potential contaminants and produces a report of all its annual findings.
  • Waccamaw capacity use area : groundwater evaluation 

    Hughes, Andrea L. H.; Foxworth, Lance; South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2019-01)
    This explains the groundwater management plan for the Waccamaw Region which includes Horry and Georgetown counties and provides an evaluation of current groundwater use and recommendations for its management going forward.
  • Does your home have a radon problem? 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-12)
    This brochure gives facts about radon, its risks what you can do and a chart describing radon levels and lifetime risk of lung cancer from radon exposure in homes.
  • Chem-Nuclear Site annual update 2018 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-12)
    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.
  • Keep your butts out of our rivers & ocean! 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-08)
    Cigarette butts continue to rank among the top most common types of marine debris found worldwide. The Coastal Waccamaw Stormwater Education Consortium and its partners are implementing the Grand Strand Cigarette Litter ...
  • Composting is smart business 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-08)
    This is a simple guide for starting a composting program at your facility. It shows how to get started, gives composting options for large and small businesses, explains on-site composting and in-vessel composting and how ...
  • Look out for lead : how can I find out if there is lead in my home? 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-06)
    This brochure answers these questions: When does lead-based paint become a hazard?, How can I find out if my home contains lead?, How do I find a certified lead risk assessor, inspector, or contractor in my area?, How do ...
  • South Carolina dam safety news 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, Dam Safety Program (South Carolina State Library, 2018-05)
    This periodical published by DHEC's Dam Safety Program shares the work that the agency is doing across the state when it comes to dam safety.
  • Thank you for your interest in testing your home for radon 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-04)
    This paper tells how to obtain a radon testing kit.
  • Lead-based paint waste & residue disposal advisory 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-02)
    This sheet gives information and directions on safe disposal of lead-based paint.
  • Environmental careers 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-02)
    This sheet examines environmental careers in general and specific careers available at DHEC.
  • 2018 perc dry cleaner compliance calendar 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-03)
    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has set standards for the control of perc releases from dry cleaning facilities. Perc is suspected of causing cancer in humans. This calendar for the dry cleaning industry is used ...
  • Septic system : homeowner's guide & record keeping folder 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-01)
    This owner’s guide can help you use and maintain your septic system properly and provides a place to record and store important information, such as your permit, a sketch of your system, maintenance records, and fact sheets. ...
  • Don't forget to test your home for radon! 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-02)
    This is a reminder to test your home for radon using the kit DHEC provided to you. If you have any questions about radon or your radon test kit, please call:1-800-768-0362 (toll-free) You can also send an email to ...