Oklahoma Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Act (Oklahoma)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Oklahoma|
|Name||Oklahoma Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Act (Oklahoma)|
|Policy Type||Environmental Regulations|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Natural Gas, Nuclear|
|Program Administrator||Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality|
The Department of Environmental Quality regulates facilities that discharge any pollutant into waters of the state. Permits must be acquired before the discharge of any pollutants into state waters. Parameters of the permit for stormwater are outlined by the Environmental Quality Board. The rules may require permits on a case-by-case basis, exempt categories of discharges, or provide a schedule for obtaining a permit. The Department of Environmental Quality has the authority to determine whether a facility, activity or entity regulated by the Department is required to obtain a stormwater permit.
|Contact Name||Karen Milford|
|Department||Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality|
|Division||Water Quality Division|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||Department of Environmental Quality Chapter 606|