OAC Chapter 3745-5 Water Quality Trading

The following is a complete list of the rules in Chapter 3745-5 of the Ohio Administrative Code.  More information about Ohio's water quality trading program is available here.

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  • Table of Contents

  • 3745-5-01 Definitions: as used in this chapter

  • 3745-5-02 Purpose and applicability

  • 3745-5-03 Prohibitions and restrictions

  • 3745-5-04 Water quality trading: general requirements

  • 3745-5-05 Water quality trading: general requirements for a water quality trading management plan application

  • 3745-5-06 Water quality trading: requirements for a water quality trading management plan application

  • 3745-5-07 Requirements for water quality credits

  • 3745-5-08 Water quality credits and pollutant loading calculations

  • 3745-5-09 Determining water quality baselines

  • 3745-5-10 Water quality trading: trading ratios

  • 3745-5-11 Water quality trading: incorporating trades into individual NPDES permits and general permits

  • 3745-5-12 Record keeping, reporting requirements, compliance, enforcement, and oversight

  • 3745-5-13 Public participation requirements

  • 3745-5-14 Ambient water quality monitoring requirements