NPDES Compliance

The National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permit program controls water pollution by regulating point sources (conveyances such as pipe or ditches) that discharge pollutants into waters of the U.S.
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May 11 2021
Oregon Department of Environmental Quality’s (DEQ’s) policy and rule-making board adopted rules renewing Oregon’s National Pollutant Discharge…
May 5 2021
On April 8, 2021, the Department of Health Clean Water Branch (CWB) published in the Hawaii Tribune-Herald a tentative recommendation to renew a…
Apr 6 2021
Geoff Brosseau, Storm Water Solutions’ 2021 Industry Icon, did not necessarily intend to have a career in storm water. For the first 10 years of his…
Apr 6 2021
The 2021 Ohio Stormwater Conference is an annual conference dedicated to advance the knowledge and understanding of comprehensive storm water…
Feb 26 2021
The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) has engaged a team of A. Morton Thomas and Associates, Inc. (AMT) supported by team partner Brown…
Feb 8 2021
The U.S. EPA has settled storm water violations with Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The violations were settled with the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer…
Nov 5 2020
The U.S. EPA has awarded more than $23.3 million to the state of Hawaii to support water infrastructure projects.  These projects will help protect…
 Jeremiah Lehman
Jeremiah Lehman
Aug 17 2020
After months of home isolation under the coronavirus guidelines, I am happily yet cautiously emerging into the outside world. My home in southwest…
Aug 17 2020
Looking Forward In this issue, we are recognizing and celebrating the 15th anniversary of Storm Water Solutions. For the past 15 years, we have been…
Feb 2 2016
Sediment basins have long been the primary means of providing sediment control on larger construction sites and have generally been accepted as…
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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency finalized a rule to modernize Clean Water Act reporting for municipalities, industries and other facilities.
Sep 24 2015
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) finalized a rule to modernize Clean Water Act reporting for municipalities, industries and other…
Aug 19 2015
The Iowa Fertilizer Co. and Orascom E&C USA have agreed to pay a $80,689 civil penalty to settle alleged violations of the Clean Water Act…
Jul 14 2015
The city of San Jose, Calif., filed a lawsuit to hold Monsanto Co. responsible for polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) contamination that finds its way…
Jun 9 2015
The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) invites local governments, engineers, environmental groups and the general public to…
Mar 30 2015
As one of the country’s most important and iconic water systems, the Florida Everglades have become a symbol for the state of Florida and a major…
Feb 11 2015
As part of federal efforts to protect and restore Puget Sound, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has settled with Supervalu Holdings,…
Jan 27 2015
The new Industrial General Permit for Storm Water Discharges Associated with Industrial Activities is being adopted by the U.S. In California, for…
Dec 26 2014
The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District (MWRD) 1-800-332-DUMP hotline was instituted in 1989, and since then the 24-hour hotline has received and…
Dec 24 2014
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its annual enforcement and compliance results reflecting a focus on large cases driving…
Dec 23 2014
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announces the first national regulations to provide for the safe disposal of coal combustion residuals…
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