Waste not Discharged to Surface Waters (North Carolina)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||North Carolina|
|Name||Waste not Discharged to Surface Waters (North Carolina)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Siting and Permitting|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Tidal Energy, Wave Energy, Wind energy|
|Program Administrator||North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources|
The rules in this Subchapter apply to all persons proposing to construct, alter, extend, or operate any sewer system, treatment works, disposal system, contaminates soil treatment system, animal waste management system, stormwater management system or residual disposal/utilization system which does not discharge to surface waters of the state, including systems which discharge waste onto or below land surface.
However, these Rules do not apply to sanitary sewage systems or solid waste management facilities which are permitted under the authority of the Commission for Public Health. Applications for permits from the Division shall be made in accordance with this Rule. Applications for permits under the jurisdiction of a local program shall be made in accordance with the requirements of the Division approved program.