Boatyard General Permit
Register for a free webinar: Copper Boat Paint - Green Chemistry Basics - March 2, 2015 from 11am - 12 pm PT. This webinar will provide a brief overview of green chemistry basics, alternatives assessments, and the history of regulations on antifouling boat paint. Learn about the scope of existing alternatives, emerging technologies, and products evaluated. The webinar will be useful to boaters, boatyard personnel, paint manufacturers, suppliers, and anyone interested in learning more about the current state of alternatives to copper-based antifouling paint and what can be done to reduce the amount of copper entering bodies of water.
Ecology issued the Boatyard General Permit
Tier II Antidegradation Plan - Ecology accepted written comments on the Boatyard Tier II Antidegradation Analysis Plan for the Boatyard General Permit from November 17, 2010, through December 17, 2010. Comments and responses are included in the Response to Comments above.
Ecology conducted an Economic Impact Analysis to determine small business impacts and also to determine the economic feasibility of various stormwater treatment options. Ecology received Public Comments on the Economic Impact Analysis.
Register for a free webinar - Copper Boat Paint: Green Chemistry Basics
Boatyard General Permit (effective 06/01/11)
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