Tuesday, February 2, 2010

Land Transportation - Logistics - Warehousing Sector P - ADEQ Proposed Permit

The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) recently released an updated draft of its proposed multisector industrial stormwater discharge general permit, known officially as the AZPDES Multi-Sector General Permit, or MSGP 2010. This permit, once promulgated, will replace the existing industrial stormwater permit, which expired in 2005.

Review a summary of the ADEQ Industrial Stormwater Permit

The proposed permit details requirements for 30 different industrial sectors. The requirements described below are proposed for the Land Transportation and Warehousing Sector (Sector P). Sector P includes Land Transportation and Warehousing facilities as identified by the Standard Industrial Codes in Major Groups 40, 41, 42, 43 and SIC 5171. These requirements are in addition to permit requirements that apply to all sectors.

The facility must inspect all the following areas/activities: storage areas for vehicles/equipment awaiting maintenance, fueling areas, indoor and outdoor vehicle/equipment maintenance areas, and vehicle/equipment cleaning areas.

Employee Training:
The employee training program must include proper disposal of used oil and spent solvent management; fueling procedures; proper painting procedures; and used battery management..

Stormwater Monitoring Benchmarks:

Looking for other sector information? Click here for information on proposed stormwater requirements for specific sector.

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