15A NCAC 02L .0302 STATEWIDE
The classifications assigned to the groundwaters located within the boundaries or under the extraterritorial jurisdiction of the State of North Carolina are:
(1) Class GA Waters. Those groundwaters in the state naturally containing 250 mg/l or less of chloride are classified GA.
(2) Class GSA Waters. Those groundwaters in the state naturally containing greater than 250 mg/l chloride are classified GSA.
(3) Class GC Waters. Those groundwaters assigned the classification GC in Rules .0303 ‑ .0318 of this Section.
History Note: Authority G.S. 143‑214.1; 143B‑282(2);
Eff. December 30, 1983;
Amended Eff. August 1, 1989;
Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. March 6, 2018.