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Certified Erosion Prevention & Sediment Control Inspector Program

CEPSCI Acronyms

BMP – Best Management Practices

CEPSCI – Certified Erosion Prevention and Sediment Control Inspector

CGP – Construction General Permit

CFR – Code of Federal Regulations

CWA – Clean Water Act

DHEC – South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control

DOT – South Carolina Department of Transportation

ECB – Erosion Control Blanket

EPA – United States Environmental Protection Agency

EPSC –Erosion Prevention and Sediment Control

MS4 – Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System

NOI – Notice of Intent

NOT – Notice of Termination

NPDES – National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System

OCRM – Ocean and Coastal Resource Management

ORW – Outstanding Water Resources

PAM – Polyacrylamide (Anionic and Ionic)

SWO – Stop Work Order

SWPPP – Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan

TMDL – Total Maximum Daily Load

TRM – Turf Reinforcement Mat