Coronavirus Resources for Public Water and Wastewater Utilities


In an effort to provide South Carolina’s water professionals with the most current information and guidance about COVID-19, DHEC’s Bureau of Water has compiled a listing of guidance and advice for water and wastewater professionals. The links below provide insight going forward as more details and guidance about COVID-19 are shared by EPA, CDC, and water research professionals.


The Water Research Foundation – Webcast on Thursday, March 12

Update from OSHA

Centers for Disease Control – FAQ Page

Water Environment Foundation (WEF) – Guide to Coronavirus

EPA – List of Disinfectants to Use Against Coronavirus

University of Arizona’s Water & Energy Sustainable Technology Center – Survival of Coronavirus in Water and Wastewater


Other Important Information Regarding COVID-19

  • View Governor McMaster’s Executive Order issued on March 19 regarding suspension of service.


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