Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Environmental Quality
State Water Control Board
Water Quality Management Planning Regulation [9 VAC 25 ‑ 720]
Amendment Concerning Separate Allocations for the Doswell Wastewater Treatment Plan and Bear Island Paper Company
Action 2476
General Information
Action Summary The proposed amendments to 9 VAC 25-720-120.C. would revise the total nitrogen and total phosphorus waste load allocations (WLAs) for the Doswell Wastewater Treatment Plant (VA0029521), to exclude the portions attributable to Bear Island Paper Company, and add separate WLAs for Bear Island Paper and the proposed amendments to 9 VAC 25-820 will define certain industrial plants as existing facilities eligible to exchange nutrient credits.
Chapters Affected
  VAC Chapter Name Action Type
Primary 9 VAC 25-720 Water Quality Management Planning Regulation Amend Existing Regulation
Other chapters
  9 VAC 25 - 820 General Virginia Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (VPDES) Watershed Permit Regulation for Total Nitrogen and Total Phosphorus Discharges and Nutrient Trading in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed in Virginia
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [000936]
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
4317 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 08/07/2008.
Contact Information
Name / Title: John M. Kennedy 
Address: 629 East Main Street
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
Email Address:
Phone: (804)698-4312    FAX: (804)698-4116