US Department of Justice Using Criminal Penalties to Enforce Clean Water Act

An Alaska grand jury indicted five corporate officials from XS Platinum, Inc. for five felony violations, including conspiracy to violate the Clean Water Act and for submitting material false statements.

MN Construction Stormwater General Permit

First the Industrial Stormwater was the focus of the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency’s enforcement effort, now they are looking at construction sites.

Current Developments in Storm Water Permitting

A PDF Presentation by Dan Schleck, Presented on April 22 - Earth Day, 2010

PCA Citizens Board Approves Issuance of Final Industrial General Storm Water Permit

This completion of a new permit by MPCA marks an important step forward for all regulated parties.

Environmental Regulation of Dental Office Waste Disposal

PRESENTED BY: DANIEL S. SCHLECK February, 2010 Legally if you discharge any hazardous substance down the sewer or In solid waste you are regulated.

Update on Minnesota General Industrial Storm water Permit

We are canceling the ISW work group testing of the on-line permitting system on the Thursday January 28th. The better news is that we have rescheduled the session for Thursday February 11th 9-noon same location (St Paul, MPCA, training room).

MPCA Industrial Stormwater Program

Minnesota's New Stormwater General Permit

The regulation of stormwater is divided into three separate programs: the Construction program, the Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (“MS4”) program, and the Industrial program.

Minnesota's New Stormwater General Permit for Discharge from Industrial Facilities

General Permit for Stormwater Discharge