Draft Rule on Human Health Criteria and Implementation Tools Available for Review and Public Comment

Published Feb 03, 2016
Water Quality

The Washington State Department of Ecology has proposed amendments to the Water Quality Standards for Surface Waters of the State of Washington, Chapter 173-201A WAC. Two specific areas of the standards are being addressed: the adoption of new human health criteria and the revision and expansion of some implementation tools. The public comment period for the draft rule and the Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the rule ends on April 22, 2016. For more information, contact James Tupper at tupper@tmw-law.com.