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New Groundwater Quality Standards for PFOA and PFOS Impacts Site Remediation

On Monday, April 1, 2019 (not an April Fool) NJDEP proposed to establish specific ground water quality standards for perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctanesulfonic acid (PFOS). The DEP reported New Jersey is the first in the nation to set drinking water standards for these chemicals, attractive and profitable for many commercial/industrial applications but linked to various health problems

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Remedial Action Regulatory Timeframe for Sites with May 7, 2014 Remedial Investigation Deadline is 60 days away; unless….

The person responsible for conducting remediation shall complete the implementation of the remedial action and submit a remedial action report for a contaminated site within the following regulatory timeframes (NJAC 7:26E-5.8): For Sites subject to the statutory requirement to complete remedial investigation on or before May 7, 2014 (without the exception below), the remediation of

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Amendments to the Private Well Testing Act Rule

Through a rule published in the New Jersey Register on September 4, 2018, the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) amended the Private Well Testing Act (PWTA) Rules N.J.A.C. 7:9E. PWTA rule changes include monitoring requirements based upon the adoption of a maximum contaminant level of 30 parts per trillion for 1,2,3-trichloropropane, also known

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NJ Drinking Water Quality Institute Request for Public Input for 1,4-Dioxane

The Drinking Water Quality Institute (DWQI) was established (Title 58:12A-20) to make recommendations including the development of maximum contaminant levels (MCLs), development of appropriate testing techniques to measure MCLs, and testing frequencies for implementation by the Drinking Water Program of the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection. The DWQI is currently developing an MCL recommendation

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NJDEP Issues Notice Regarding Mandatory Use of NJDEP Online Services and SRRA Forms

The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (Department) is sending this listserv as a reminder that in accordance with N.J.A.C. 7:26C-1.6(c), the use of the Preliminary Assessment (PA), Preliminary Assessment/Site Investigation (PA/SI), Site Investigation (SI), Confirmed Discharge Notification (CDN), and General Information Notice (GIN) Online Services will become mandatory Monday, December 3, 2018, unless otherwise

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