So that DHEC will have accurate information about the person responsible for each satellite sewer system in the state, the following form must be completed.
Since 1998, DHEC has required the reporting of:
Collection system operators that need to report Sewer System Overflows, use the following form:
In 2008, DHEC initiated a voluntary public notification program. Public and private utilities were asked to develop a program to notify the public whenever they had an SSO exceeding an estimated 5,000 gallons. Many utilities, including a lot of the major public utilities chose to participate, however, a number chose not to develop a notification program. DHEC has committed to providing notification when a utility does not.