The 2012 Georgia Industrial Storm Water NPDES General Permit was issued on April 16, 2012 and is effective June 1, 2012. Compliance deadlines approach for existing industrial permittees, including:
- July 1, 2012: Submit a Notice of Intent (NOI) for coverage under the new permit.
- August 30, 2012: Update the facility Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan (SWP3) to address the requirements of the new permit.
- November 28, 2012: Implement the revised SWP3.
Also, facilities that filed for a No Exposure Exclusion (NEE) under the previous general permit must do so by July 1, 2012.
The proposed permit and supporting documents are available here: http://georgiaepd.org/Documents/IndustrialStormwater.html
For questions, contact your EPS consultant at (404) 315-9113.