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Stormwater Management Overview

Learning Objectives

  • Explain why facilities need to manage stormwater properly.
  • Explain some methods you should use to reduce the sources of stormwater pollution at your facility.
  • Describe how you should respond to a release of a polluting substance.

Available in English

7 Minutes

Mobile Ready

This lesson explains why stormwater management is important and informs you about actions you can take to help your facility comply with stormwater management regulations.

Course Outline
  • Stormwater Management Overview
Regulations
  • Clean Water Act (CWA), 33 USC 1251 to 1387
  • 40 CFR 122
  • 40 CFR 124
  • National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES): 33 USC 1342
  • 29 CFR 1910.38 - Emergency Action Plans
  • 40 CFR 112 - SPCC Program