15A NCAC 13B .1630       APPLICABILITY OF GROUND-WATER MONITORING REQUIREMENTS

(a)  The ground-water monitoring, assessment, and corrective action requirements under Rules .1630 through .1637 of this Section apply to all MSWLF units.

(b)  Owners or operators of MSWLF units shall comply with the ground-water monitoring, assessment, and corrective action requirements under Rules .1630 through .1637 of this Section according to the following schedule:

(1)        New MSWLF units shall be in compliance with the requirements before waste can be placed in the unit.

(2)        Lateral expansions to existing MSWLF units shall be in compliance with the requirements before waste can be placed in the expansion area.

(3)        For existing MSWLF units, compliance with the requirements shall be demonstrated to the Division on or before October 9, 1994.

(c)  Once established at a MSWLF unit, ground-water monitoring shall be conducted throughout the active life and post-closure care period of that MSWLF unit.

(d)  Ground-water monitoring plans, assessment plans, and corrective action plans shall be prepared under the responsible charge of and bear the seal of a Licensed Geologist or Professional Engineer (in accordance with G.S. 89E and 89C, respectively).

(e)  The North Carolina Groundwater Classifications and Standards (15A NCAC 2L) are incorporated by reference including subsequent amendments and editions.  Copies of this material may be inspected or obtained at the Department of Environment, Health, and Natural Resources, Division of Solid Waste Management, 401 Oberlin Road, Raleigh, North Carolina at no cost.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 130A-294;

Eff. October 9, 1993.