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Learn the Lingo

  • On  August 27, 2018 in |
  • Learn the Lingo
  • Do environmental terms sometimes sound like a foreign language to you? If so, you’re not alone. Many businesses and communities have difficulty keeping up with the latest environmental lingo. This feature will cover some common environmental terms you may encounter.

Changes to Ohio’s Construction Storm Water General Permit

  • On  August 27, 2018 in |
  • Rules/Regulations
  • Ohio’s construction storm water permitting program is designed to keep pollutants out of waters of the state. During a rain event, uncontrolled construction sites can contribute more sediment to streams than is deposited naturally over several years. Sediment and other pollutants from construction sites can also cause physical, chemical and biological harm to surface waters and aquatic habitat.

2018 Ohio Dredged Material Summit – Oct. 15, 2018

  • On  August 27, 2018 in |
  • Rules/Regulations
  • In 2016, Ohio held the Ohio’s Digging Up Ideas workshop, to help identify alternatives for dredged material and barriers for possible use. That workshop gave the State and others a lot of great ideas that Ohio, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, businesses and local stakeholders have vigorously pursued. Now, it’s time for us to report back on our progress and ask for more advice.

Ohio Materials Marketplace: Year One Accomplishments

  • On  August 27, 2018 in |
  • General
  • In April 2017, Ohio EPA launched the Ohio Materials Marketplace (OMM), a free online platform connecting businesses to recycling and reuse solutions for their waste and by-product challenges.

Stakeholder Input

Publications Updates

Upcoming Deadlines

  • On  August 24, 2018 in |
  • Deadlines
  • Encouraging Environmental Excellence (E3) Award Applications

Training Updates

Training Updates

Web Updates

  • On  August 17, 2018 in |
  • General
  • Ohio EPA's Division of Drinking and Ground Waters (DDAGW) has updated their Operator Certification webpage and U.S. EPA has updated their Enforcement and Compliance History Online (ECHO) website