Put SynTerra on your team and make regulatory compliance easy. If you need help meeting the upcoming report deadlines, or with other environmental compliance concerns, contact us today.

Some regulatory and compliance deadlines our experts are prepared to help you with are:

South Carolina Emission Inventory Extension
> April 2020 to May 31, 2020

South Carolina Regulation 61-62.1, Section III.B requires Title V facilities to submit an emissions inventory at the specified reporting frequency. Type A sources, defined as sources with emissions greater than those listed in Table 1 of the rule, are required to submit emission inventories on an annual basis and had an emissions inventory report due on March 31, 2020, however, DHEC has offered extensions. Please note that Type B sources, which report on a three-year cycle, are not required to report for the 2019 calendar year and will be required to submit a report in 2021 for the 2020 calendar year.

In addition, DHEC is allowing an additional 30 days to submit On-Site Implementation Logs (OSIL) which are due on or before April 30, 2020, and extensions have been provided for asbestos personnel licenses that expire before April 29, 2020. For the Wastewater Program, the due date for permit required testing and reports that fall within the next 30 days can be extended to April 30, 2020. The deadline to submit discharge monitoring reports (DMRs) to ePermitting is extended from April 2020 to May 31, 2020, and permittees may submit by paper or by using the ePermitting option.

For assistance, contact Tyler Smith by calling 703.675.3220 or email him.

TSCA notification deadline to EPA
> May 27, 2020

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) has released a list of manufacturers that are believed to manufacture or import substances that contain formaldehyde. That list is based on Toxic Release Inventory (TRI) or Chemical Data Reporting (CDR) rule submittals. Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) notifications are due to EPA by May 27, 2020. SynTerra is experienced in this area of compliance and is available to assist you in navigating these updated TSCA requirements.

For assistance, contact Tyler Smith by calling 703.675.3220 or email him.

TRI reporting
> July 1, 2020

TRI tracks the management of certain toxic chemicals that may pose a threat to human health and the environment. U.S. facilities in different industry sectors must report annually how much of each chemical is released to the environment and/or managed through recycling, energy recovery and treatment. TRI reports are due July 1, 2020.

For assistance, contact Tyler Smith by calling 703.675.3220 or email him.

AWIA Risk Assessment Deadline
> Multiple deadlines

The SynTerra team has experience preparing the EPA-required Risk & Resilience Assessments (RRA) and Emergency Response Plans (ERP), and we are very familiar with the associated American Water Works Association (AWWA) J100 standards. If you need assistance with navigating the EPA regulations and meeting the deadlines we have staff members who are certified by the AWWA Utility Risk and Resilience Certificate Program who can assist.

Risk Assessment Deadlines:
(By population served)

50,000-99,999: December 31, 2020


3,301-49,999: June 30, 2021


ERP Deadline:
Certify ERP no later than 6 months after completion of the RRA.

For assistance contact Chris Ericksen at 864.921.9350 or send him an email.