15A NCAC 13B .0843       LAND USE AND SITE CLOSURE

(a)  Adherence to the site restrictions in 40 CFR 503.32(c) of Subpart D shall be required.

(b)  Nursery and horticultural products, trees and other forest products, including but not limited to pine straw and pine bark, shall not be harvested or gathered for 30 days after septage application.

(c)  Public access is to be controlled in accordance with 40 CFR 503.32(c) of Subpart D.

(d)  The permit holder or operator of the site shall notify the Division at least 30 days prior to final closure of a septage land application site in order to schedule a site inspection for determination of compliance with this Section.

(e)  Prior to final closure, the soil pH of the site shall be raised to 6.5, unless the fertility requirements for crops to be grown in the following year dictate less.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 130A-291.1;

Eff. October 1, 2009.