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Policies and Procedures

Listed below are the Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) Department and Division/Office policies and procedures. If a policy or procedure is not listed below, please reach out to EGLE Policies. 

EGLE Policy and Procedures

 
EGLE Policy and Procedures
Name Division Policy Number
Mechanisms for Limiting the Applicability of Michigan's Renewable Operating Permit Program AQD AQD-004
Procedure for Determining Emission Units AQD AQD-006
Procedure for Implementation of the Renewable Operating Permit Program Application Shield AQD AQD-007
Procedures for Handling of Confidential Materials and Freedom of Information Requests for Confidential Materials AQD AQD-010
Stationary Source Determinations AQD AQD-011
Criteria Pollutant Threshold Levels for the Point Source Emissions Inventory AQD AQD-013
Use of Visible Emissions Limits Less than 20% Opacity in Permit to Install AQD AQD-014
Procedure for Processing Permit to Install Applications Subject to Federal Clean Air Act Section 112(g) AQD AQD-015
Averaging Times and Compliance Testing AQD AQD-018
Issue Resolution Process for Permit to Install Applications AQD AQD-019
Application of Rule 901(b) in the Permit to Install Review Process AQD AQD-021
Dispersion Modeling Guidance for Federally Regulated Pollutants AQD AQD-022
Replacement of Engines, Compressors, or Turbines as Part of a Normal Maintenance Program at Landfill Gas-To-Energy Facilities AQD AQD-023
Renewable Operating Permit Manual AQD AQD-024
Permit Exemption for Changes in a Process or Process Equipment that are not a Meaningful Change or Meaningful Increase in Toxic Air Contaminants AQD AQD-025
Asbestos NESHAP Program Standard Operating Procedures AQD AQD-026
Air Quality Division Incident Management Policy AQD AQD-027
Establishing Emission Limits in Accordance with Rule 225 AQD AQD-029
Waivers Affecting Fee Assessment; Closures Affecting Fee Applicability AQD AQD-035
Disclosure of Public Records: Responding to Freedom of Information Act Requests DEPT 01-006
Supplemental Environmental Projects for Penalty Mitigation DEPT 04-002
Policy on Public Involvement in Department Programs and Activities DEPT 09-007
Política sobre la Participación Pública en las Decisiones del Departamento DEPT 09-007
سیاسة المشاركة العامة في قرارات القسم DEPT 09-007
Evaluating Mercury in Groundwater Plumes Relative to the Groundwater/Surface Water Interface (GSI) Pursuant to Part 201 DEPT 09-014
No discriminación en los Programas del EGLE DEPT 09-024
Nondiscrimination in Programs Receiving Federal Assistance from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency DEPT 09-024
عدم التمییز في برامج البیئة والبحیرات العظیمة والطاقة DEPT 09-024
Consultation and Coordination with Indian Tribal Governments DEPT 09-031
Grant Contract Administration - Acceptable Rates for Volunteer Time DEPT 10-001
Grant Award Process DEPT 10-004
Guidelines for Issuing Boil Water Advisories to Address Potential Microbial Contamination of Community Water Supplies DWEHD DWEHD-399-022
Criteria for Approval of Water Well Equipment DWEHD DWMAD-368-001
Approved Methods to Winterize Distribution Piping  DWEHD DWMAD-399-030
Supervision of Well Drilling Activities DWEHD ODWMA-368-007
Tents in Campgrounds DWEHD ODWMA-368-125-001
Structures on Licensed Campsites DWEHD ODWMA-368-125-002
Drawdown Seals in Water Wells DWEHD ODWMA-368-127-002
Water Supply System Upgrading DWEHD ODWMA-368-127-003
Large Diameter Auger-Bored Water Wells DWEHD ODWMA-368-127-004
Hydraulic Fracturing of Water Wells DWEHD ODWMA-368-127-005
Separation of Private Water Wells from Biosolids Land Application DWEHD ODWMA-368-127-009
Minimum Program Requirements for Private and Type III Water Supply Program DWEHD ODWMA-368-127-010
Minimum Isolation Distances - Private and Public DWEHD ODWMA-368-127-011
Water Well Completion using Angle Drilling DWEHD ODWMA-368-127-013
Grouting of Telescoped Permanent Casing DWEHD ODWMA-368-127-014
Freeze-proof Yard Hydrants DWEHD ODWMA-368-127-015
Administrative Fines for Monitoring and Reporting Violations in Community and Noncommunity Water Supplies DWEHD ODWMA-399-001
Permit Requirements for Water Main Construction DWEHD ODWMA-399-002
Aquifer Test Requirements for Public Water Supply Wells DWEHD ODWMA-399-003
Determination of Ground Water Under the Direct Influence of Surface Water DWEHD ODWMA-399-008
Administrative Fines - Violation of State Drinking Water Standards - Community Water Supply DWEHD ODWMA-399-012
Classification of Public Water Supplies DWEHD DWEHD-399-013
New Systems Capacity Assessment For Nontransient Noncommunity Public Water Systems DWEHD ODWMA-399-014
Response Procedures for Volatile and Synthetic Organic Chemical Contamination DWEHD ODWMA-399-015
Grouting of Community Water Supply Wells DWEHD ODWMA-399-016
Required Operations Oversight DWEHD ODWMA-399-017
Turbidity Requirements and Compliance Determination DWEHD ODWMA-399-018
Arsenic Treatment Systems and Compliance with the MCL DWEHD ODWMA-399-020
Disposal of Backwash Water from Arsenic Removal DWEHD ODWMA-399-023
New Systems Capacity Assessment For Community Public Water Systems DWEHD ODWMA-399-025
Lead and Copper Rule Implementation DWEHD ODWMA-399-027
Release From Escrow Requirement for Privately Owned Community Water Supply DWEHD ODWMA-399-042
Satellite Accumulation Areas MMD OWMRP-111-02
Closed Containers MMD OWMRP-111-22
Hazardous Waste Contingency Plan Implementation and Reporting Obligations MMD OWMRP-111-22
Best Management Practices at Active Shooting Ranges MMD OWMRP-111-23
Off-Site Corrective Action Procedures During and After Fire and/or Explosion Incidents at Hazardous Waste Management Facilities Licensed under Part 111 of the NREPA MMD OWMRP-111-25
Remediation Advisory Team (RAT) MMD OWMRP-111/115-15
Laboratory Reporting Limits for Environmental Detection Monitoring Programs MMD OWMRP-111/115-8
Responding to Illegal Disposal of Hazardous Waste and Liquid Industrial Waste in Solid Waste Landfills MMD OWMRP-111/115/121-21
Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators Waste Collected by Local Authority Household Waste MMD OWMRP-111/121-2
Application Fees and Extensions of Part 115 Permit/License Deadlines MMD OWMRP-115-1
Sanitary Landfill Alternate Daily Cover Approval Requirements and Procedures MMD OWMRP-115-10
Laboratory Reporting Limits for use with Part 115, Solid Waste Management MMD OWMRP-115-14
Definitions of "Landfill Unit," "Existing Unit," "Pre-existing," and "New Unit" MMD OWMRP-115-17
Construction Permit Modifications and Changes MMD OWMRP-115-18
Specifications and Testing Criteria for Geomembranes MMD OWMRP-115-19
Advisory Analysis MMD OWMRP-115-2
Waste Pile Closure MMD OWMRP-115-20
Processing of Part 115 Operating License Amendment Requests MMD OWMRP-115-22
Salvaging and Disposal of Mobile Homes MMD OWMRP-115-23
Solidification of Liquid Industrial Waste Policy and Procedure MMD OWMRP-115-24
Lagoon Closure MMD OWMRP-115-25
Natural Soil Barrier Certification Documentation MMD OWMRP-115-26
Enforcement of Prohibited Waste Restrictions MMD OWMRP-115-27
Format for Solid Waste Disposal Facility Monitoring Submittals MMD OWMRP-115-29
Yard Clippings Management Variances MMD OWMRP-115-32
Permitting of Transfer Stations MMD OWMRP-115-4
Processing of Solid Waste Op Licenses, Construction Permit Aps and Certifications MMD OWMRP-115-7
Procedure for Consistency Determinations MMD OWMRP-115-8
Part 115 Enforcement Procedures MMD OWMRP-115-9
Consolidated Manifest Management Procedures MMD OWMRP-121-3
Dental Amalgam Waste Removal Systems MMD OWMRP-138-01
Scrap Tire Storage Area Calculation and Collection Site Bonding MMD OWMRP-169-01
Enforcement Against Disposal of Tires at a Noncompliant Collection Site  MMD OWMRP-169-02
Use of Yard Clippings Compost as Landfill Cover MMD OWMRP-General-13
Revision 1 Fast Track Enforcement for Violations of Part 115 MMD Op Memo 115-21
Analysis of Metals from Groundwater Monitoring Wells MMD RMD-115-13
Corrective Action Financial Assurance for Type II and III Landfills MMD RMD-115-28
Termination of Groundwater Purge Systems  MMD WMRPD-111/115-20
Office of Oil, Gas, and Minerals, E-Blue Book, Policy and Procedure, Chapter 01, Supervisor of Wells, Special Orders OGMD Chapter 1
Office of Oil, Gas, and Minerals, E-Blue Book, Policy and Procedure, Chapter 02, Supervisor of Wells, Orders OGMD Chapter 2
Office of Oil, Gas, and Minerals, E-Blue Book, Policy and Procedure, Chapter 03, Supervisor of Wells, Instructions OGMD Chapter 3
Office of Oil, Gas, and Minerals, E-Blue Book, Policy and Procedure, Chapter 04, Supervisor of Wells, Letters OGMD Chapter 4
Office of Oil, Gas, and Minerals, E-Blue Book, Policy and Procedure, Chapter 05, Supervisor of Wells, Directors Letters OGMD Chapter 5
Office of Oil, Gas, and Minerals, E-Blue Book, Policy and Procedure, Chapter 06, Memos of Understanding OGMD Chapter 6
Office of Oil, Gas, and Minerals, E-Blue Book, Policy and Procedure, Chapter 07, Court Orders OGMD Chapter 7
Office of Oil, Gas, and Minerals, E-Blue Book, Policy and Procedure, Chapter 08, Delegation Letters OGMD Chapter 8
Office of Oil, Gas, and Minerals, E-Blue Book, Policy and Procedure, Chapter 09, Jurisdiction OGMD Chapter 9
Office of Oil, Gas, and Minerals, E-Blue Book, Policy and Procedure, Chapter 10, Clarifications OGMD Chapter 10
Technical Assistance and Program Support Teams Procedure RRD RRD-16
Leaking Underground Storage Tank (LUST) Site Classification System RRD RRD-21
Request for Calculation of Mixing Zone-Based Groundwater-Surface Water Interface Criteria RRD RRD-33
Sample Preservation Handling and Holding Times RRD RRD-34
Methanol Preservation Standard Operating Procedure RRD RRD-35
Standard Operating Procedure for Low Level Mercury Collection RRD RRD-36
Volatilization To Indoor Air Pathway and Compliance with Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration RRD RRD-40
Guidance for Delisting Michigan's Great Lakes Areas of Concern WRD OGL-AOC-001
Invasive Species Decontamination for Field Operations in Michigan WRD QOL-2-2014
Evaluation of Feasible and Prudent Alternatives Under Part 303, Wetlands Protection, of the NREPA WRD WRD-003
Calculation of Level Currently Achievable for Mercury in Proposed NPDES Permits WRD WRD-004
Fringe Benefits Rates on Pass Through Grants WRD WRD-005
Part 353 Activities Not Constituting a Use WRD WRD-008
Part 41 - Sewerage Systems Permit Approval WRD WRD-010
Winter Construction Storm Water Inspection Policy Under Michigan's Permit-by-Rule WRD WRD-017
Determination of Readily Moveable Structure WRD WRD-019
Minor Correction of a Recorded Conservation Easement WRD WRD-022
Parts 301 and 303 - Water Withdrawals WRD WRD-023
Part 323 - Field Review of HREA Permit Applications WRD WRD-024
Part 325 - Great Lakes Dredging for Beach Nourishment or Backfill of Shore Protection WRD WRD-025
Part 303 - Modification of Conservation Easements WRD WRD-026
Grant Administration - Allowable Mileage Rate for Grants WRD WRD-028
Part 41 - Construction of Low Pressure Sewer Within 50 Feet of Private Wells WRD WRD-030
Part 31 - Compensating Cut for Fill in Floodplains WRD WRD-031
Part 31 - Authority on the Great Lakes Connecting Channels WRD WRD-032
Part 31 - Fences in Floodplains WRD WRD-033
Part 31 - After-the-Fact Permit Fees for Floodplain Projects WRD WRD-034
Part 31 - Part 5 Rules for Railcars and Trucks WRD WRD-035
Part 31 - Part 5 Rules for Oil WRD WRD-036
Part 31 - Part 5 Rules for Reporting Spills Involving Installations of Oil-Containing Electrical Equipment WRD WRD-037
Part 31 - Part 5 Rules for Battery Sulfuric Acid WRD WRD-038
Part 88 - Watershed Management Plan Review and Approval WRD WRD-042
Placement of Dredged Material on Great Lakes Bottomlands WRD WRD-045
Sediment Testing for Dredging Projects WRD WRD-048
Index Flow (50 Percent Exceedance Flow) Determination WRD WRD-049
Applicability of Public Water Supply Designated Use WRD WRD-053
Part 323 - Transferring a Permit to a New Owner in a Designated High Risk Erosion Area or a Critical Dune Area WRD WRD-FOS-004
Part 353 - Review of Cantilevered Portions of Buildings WRD WRD-FOS-013
Antidegradation/Antibacksliding WRD WRD-PS-001
Part 323 - Determining Recession Rates of Great Lakes Shorelines WRD WRD-SWAS-028

 
   

EGLE Rescinded Policies & Procedures

EGLE rescinds policies and procedures that become obsolete or the subject matter is addressed in a new policy and procedure. To request a rescinded policy and procedure send an email to EGLE-Policies@Michigan.gov.