15A NCAC 02H .1101      PURPOSE

These Rules set forth the requirements for certification of commercial, industrial, and public laboratories to perform biological toxicity testing and population surveys of water and wastewater as required for National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permits by G.S. 143‑215.3(a)(10) and Environmental Management Commission Rules for Classifications and Water Quality Standards Applicable to the Surface Waters of North Carolina, found in Subchapter 2B of this Chapter, Section .0200, and Rules for Surface Water Monitoring, Reporting, found in Subchapter 2B of this Chapter, Section .0500.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 143‑215.3(a)(1); 143‑215.3(a)(10); 143‑215.66;

Eff. October 1, 1988;

Amended Eff. March 1, 1993.