(a)  The requirements of this Rule only apply to the contaminants listed in 15A NCAC 18C .1516.

(b)  The water supplier for a community water system or non‑transient, non‑community water system who is required to monitor under 15A NCAC 18C .1516 shall send a copy of the results of such monitoring within 30 days of receipt and any public notice under Paragraph (d) of this Rule to the Department.

(c)  The Department shall furnish the following information to the administrator for each sample analyzed:

(1)        Results of all analytical methods, including negatives;

(2)        Name and address of the system that supplied the sample;

(3)        Contaminants;

(4)        Analytical methods used;

(5)        Date of sample;

(6)        Date of analysis.

(d)  The water supplier shall notify persons served by the system of the availability of the results of sampling by including a notice in the first set of water bills issued after the receipt of the results, or by written or newspaper notice, within three months.  The notice shall identify a person and telephone number to contact for information on the monitoring results.  For surface water systems, public notice is required only after the first quarter's monitoring and shall include a statement that additional monitoring will be conducted for three more quarters with the results available upon request.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 130A‑315; P.L. 93‑523; 40 C.F.R. 141;

Eff. June 1, 1988;

Amended Eff. November 1, 1989;

Transferred and Recodified from 10 NCAC 10D .1640 Eff. April 4, 1990.