This week the OMA submitted comments to Ohio EPA about its proposed renewal of its National Pollution Discharge Elimination System General Permit for Storm Water Discharges Associated with Industrial Activity.
The OMA commented about sampling, benchmark feasibility, alternative benchmarks and non-industrial pollutants, among other items. The OMA also led a business group coalition in providing additional comments to Ohio EPA.
Ohio EPA will review and respond to comments provided. The agency plans to finalize the permit by March. 1/19/2017