15A NCAC 02L .0110      MONITORING

(a)  Except where exempted by statute or this Subchapter, any person who causes, permits or has control over any discharge of waste, or groundwater cleanup program, shall install and implement a monitoring system, at such locations, and in such detail, as the Director, or his designee may require to evaluate the effects of the discharge upon the waters of the state, including the effect of any actions taken to restore groundwater quality, as well as the efficiency of any treatment facility.  The monitoring plan shall be prepared under the responsible charge of a Professional Engineer or Licensed Geologist and bear the seal of the same.

(b)  Monitoring systems shall be constructed in a manner that will not result in the contamination of adjacent groundwaters of a higher quality.

(c)  Monitoring shall be conducted and results reported in a manner and at a frequency specified by the Director, or his designee.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 143‑215.1(b); 143‑215.3(a)(1); 143‑215.65; 143‑215.66; 143B‑282;

Eff. August 1, 1989;

Amended Eff. October 1, 1993.