Drinking Water Resources and Links

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Contaminants in Drinking Water

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DHEC Fact Sheets

Private Well Owners

Resources for Public Water Systems

Resources for Teachers

Professional Drinking Water Organizations

  • SCAWWA - South Carolina Chapter of the American Water Works Association
  • WEASC - Water Environment Association of South Carolina
  • SCRWA - South Carolina Rural Water Association


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  • Wendi Smith, Program Manager, Drinking Water Compliance Monitoring Section, (803) 898-2382
  • Richard Welch, Jr. P.E., Manager, Drinking Water & Recreational Waters Compliance, (803) 898-3546
  • Greg Withycombe, Water Monitoring, Assessment and Protection for Private Wells, (803) 898-3232
  • Local DHEC Regional Offices
  • 24-HOUR EMERGENCY CONTACT: (888) 481-0125


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