Publications Home


Publication Summary

Our Ecology website has changed, which can cause broken links.
To report these, please contact us with the publication and broken link.

Title

Sediment Management Standards, Chapter 173-204 WAC

 
Publication number Date Published
13-09-055February 2013
VIEW NOW: Sediment Management Standards, Chapter 173-204 WAC (Number of pages: 151) (Publication Size: 836KB)




Trouble viewing? Try these free options.
Author(s) Toxics Cleanup Program
Description This is the 2013 update of the Sediment Management Standards, Chapter 173-204 WAC. This replaces the 1995 Sediment Management Standards Rule (Publication No. 96-252). The purpose of this chapter is to reduce and ultimately eliminate and ultimately reduce adverse effects on biological resources and significant health threats to humans from surface sediment contamination by: establishing standards for the quality of surface sediments; applying these standards as the basis for management and reduction of pollutant discharges; and providing a management and decision process for the cleanup of contaminated sediments.
REQUEST A COPY The mission of the Department of Ecology is to protect, preserve, and enhance Washington’s environment. To help us meet that goal, please consider the environment before you print or request a copy.

Accessibility Options
Persons with hearing loss can call 711 for Washington Relay Service
Persons with a speech disability can call 877-833-6341
Contact Chance Asher at 360-407-6914 or Chance.Asher@ecy.wa.gov
Keywords cleanup, sediment, sediment management standards
WEB PAGE Sediment Management Rule, Policy, and Guidance
RELATED PUBLICATIONS Title:

Sediment Cleanup User’s Manual (SCUM II)