15A NCAC 02T .0204      PERMITTING

(a)  Pump and haul permits are not acceptable long-term domestic wastewater treatment alternatives.  Permits for domestic wastewater shall only be issued in cases of environmental emergencies, nuisance conditions (e.g. odors, vectors), health problems, or for unavoidable delays in construction of systems previously permitted under this Section.  The permits shall be issued for a period of no more than six months unless the Director determines that conditions are such that the final waste management options cannot be implemented within six months. 

(b)  Applications shall include a letter from the facility accepting the wastewater specifically agreeing to accept wastewater (type and quantity) from the applicant for the proposed activity.

(c)  Pump and haul facilities shall include at a minimum 24 hours storage with high-water alarms.

(d)  Permitted pump and haul facilities or activities under this rule shall be inspected at least daily by the permittee or its representative.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 143-215.1; 143-215.3(a.);

Eff. September 1, 2006.