Groundwater Quality Rules (New Jersey)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||New Jersey|
|Name||Groundwater Quality Rules (New Jersey)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Siting and Permitting|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Wind energy|
|Program Administrator||New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, Water Monitoring and Standards|
The protection of ambient ground water quality through the establishment of constituent standards for ground water pollutants is the subject of this chapter. These constituent standards are applicable to the development of: (a) ground water protection standards pursuant to the New Jersey Pollutant Discharge Elimination System; (b) ground water remediation standards; (c) and other requirements and regulatory actions applicable to discharges that cause or may cause pollutants to enter the ground waters of the State, including non-point and diffuse sources regulated by the Department.
This chapter constitutes the Department's primary basis for setting numerical criteria for limits on discharges to ground water and standards for ground water remediation.
|Contact Name||Debra Hammond, Chief|
|Department||New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection|
|Division||Bureau of Water Quality Standards and Assessment|
|Address||PO Box 420 (Mail Code 401-04I)|
|Address 2||401 East State Street, 4th floor|
|Place||Trenton, New Jersey|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||Title 7, Chapter 9C|