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We oversee many state and federal laws designed to protect Washington's land, air, and water. See our laws, rules, & rulemaking page for more information about our current rules and rulemaking.

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Regulations & Permits

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We oversee many state and federal laws designed to protect Washington's land, air, and water. See our laws, rules, & rulemaking page for more information about our current rules and rulemaking.

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Overview of compliance & enforcement at Ecology
View the compliance and enforcement authority we have, and what actions we have recently taken.
https://ecology.wa.gov/regulations-permits/compliance-enforcement/overview-of-compliance-enforcement
Spill prevention inspections for facilities
We inspect oil facilities to provide technical assistance and ensure rule compliance.
https://ecology.wa.gov/regulations-permits/compliance-enforcement/facility-spills-prevention-inspections
Pre-booming, alternative measures, and equivalent compliance
Oil-transfer operations must include protective measures to contain potential spills.
https://ecology.wa.gov/regulations-permits/compliance-enforcement/pre-booming-requirements
Spill enforcement
Spills into water harm the environment, violate state law, and may result in a penalty.
https://ecology.wa.gov/regulations-permits/compliance-enforcement/spill-enforcement
TransAlta Power Plant
The TransAlta agreement lowers harmful air pollutants from Washington's only coal-fired power plant.
https://ecology.wa.gov/regulations-permits/compliance-enforcement/transalta
Inspecting vessels for substantial risk
We inspect ships operating in state waters and take further action if they pose a substantial risk.
https://ecology.wa.gov/regulations-permits/compliance-enforcement/vessel-inspections
Water use compliance and enforcement
Enforcing water use laws reduces conflict among competing water users and protects the resource.
https://ecology.wa.gov/regulations-permits/compliance-enforcement/water-use-compliance
Columbia River water use compliance
Our watermaster investigates possible unauthorized use.
https://ecology.wa.gov/regulations-permits/compliance-enforcement/water-use-compliance/columbia-river-water-use-compliance
Online tool: Water quality permit database (PARIS) – Enforcements
Search water quality permits for enforcement actions.
https://ecology.wa.gov/paris-enforcements
Cleanup site: Plantation Rifle Range
Plantation Rifle Range is a cleanup site at 5102 Samish Way in Bellingham (Whatcom County) with suspected lead and other heavy metal contamination.
https://ecology.wa.gov/cleanup-site-plantation-rifle-range
Cleanup site: Univar USA Inc Kent
Univar Kent is a cleanup site at 8201 S 212th St. in Kent (King County) with soil and groundwater contamination from waste management activities and accidental chemical releases.
https://ecology.wa.gov/cleanup-site-univar-usa-inc-kent
Cleanup site: Treoil Industries
This site is a former industrial facility located in Whatcom County, near Ferndale. Ecology is facilitating a remedial investigation and feasibility study for cleaning up contaminants at the site.
https://ecology.wa.gov/cleanup-site-treoil-industries
Online tool: 2024 Business Organics Management Areas (BOMA)
Map showing the areas in Washington where businesses must arrange organics management services to reduce their organic material waste.
https://ecology.wa.gov/online-tool-2024-business-organics-management-areas-boma
Seasoft Scuba NOP
This is a Notice of Penalty for Seasoft Scuba
https://ecology.wa.gov/seasoft-penalty-nop
VW settlement funds distribution
An image showing how the VW settlement funds will be distributed
https://ecology.wa.gov/20190205vwsettlementfundsdistribution-alt
VW Final Executed Trust Agreements, October 2017
United States' notice of final trust agreement for VW federal settlement.
https://ecology.wa.gov/vwfinalexecutedtrust-agreements
2017 VW affected vehicles registered in Washington.
The text version for the map showing where, by percentage, the affected cars are registered in Washington.
https://ecology.wa.gov/2017affectedvwcars-alt
2017 VW Diesel NOx By Census
An Excel file that shows 2017 Diesel NOx pollution by census tract.
https://ecology.wa.gov/2017vwdieselnoxbycensus
SY Tanks Settlement Agreement
SY Tanks Settlement Agreement and Order satisfying penalty issued by Ecology for leaking tanks.
https://ecology.wa.gov/sy-tanks-settlement-agreement
T-Plant Settlement Agreement
Settlement between Ecology and CHPRC regarding T-Plant penalty
https://ecology.wa.gov/t-plant-settlement-agreement
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