Technical Bulletins

July 2, 2015

Technical Bulletin for Coal Combustion Residuals Disposal Regulations Updated – July 2015

EPA Final Rules for Disposal of Coal Combustion Residuals from Electric Utilities SCS updated information describing the rules regulating CCR from electric utilities. This bulletin includes compliance details about location, design, operation, closure and post-closure care requirements to avoid a facility considered as an “open dump” subject to citizens’ suit ...

May 21, 2015

SCS Technical Bulletin: Coal Combustion Residuals and Municipal Solid Waste Landfills, May 2015


March 2, 2015

Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasure (SPCC) Plans

EPA REVISES SPCC REQUIREMENTS Do you need a new or updated SPCC plan? The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) requires facilities that use, manage and store oil to prepare and implement Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasures (SPCC) Plans. The SPCC requirements apply to most facilities that have total aboveground ...

March 2, 2015

Landfill Bioreactors

Landfill bioreactors are gaining increased attention as an alternative to the conventional Subtitle D landfill. Both public and private sector landfill operators, as well as regulatory agencies including the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, are actively supporting the development of this new landfill technology. This document gives an overview of ...

March 2, 2015

U.S. EPA Proposes Subtitle D Landfill Regulatory Changes

February 2001 San Diego, California At the recent National Solid Wastes Management Association (NSWMA) WasteTech Conference in San Diego, Robert Dellinger of the U.S. EPA Office of Solid Waste addressed upcoming changes to the Subtitle D landfill rules. The U.S. EPA is required by law to re-examine the Subtitle ...