Water Quality Standards Implementation (Oklahoma)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Oklahoma|
|Name||Water Quality Standards Implementation (Oklahoma)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Environmental Regulations|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Natural Gas, Nuclear|
|Program Administrator||Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality|
|Applicable Jurisdiction||Title 252, Chapter 690|
The Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality regulates Oklahoma's Water Quality Standards. The law states the requirements and standards for point source discharges. It also establishes groundwater protection standards. Discharge permit criteria allow the DEQ to include measures for the protection of groundwater quality, and requires the responsible party to report all spills of reportable quantities and respond accordingly to protect waters of the state, which includes groundwater.
|Contact Name||Joe Long|
|Department||Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality|
|Division||Integrated Water Quality Assessment|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||Department of Environmental Quality Chapter 690|