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RECORD NUMBER: 186 OF 522
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||EPA Policy on Land Treatment and the Clean Water Act of 1977.|
|Author||Thomas, R. E. ; Reed, S. C. ;|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Water Program Operations.|
|Additional Subjects||Water pollution control ; Land disposal ; Technology innovation ; Sludge treatment ; Site surveys ; Cost engineering ; Financing ; Substitutes ; Facilities management ; Waste water treatment ; Technology innovation ; Reprints ; Clean Water Act ; Land treatment ; Preapplication treatment|
The purpose of the paper is to summarize the guidance issued to implement the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator's October 3, 1977 Policy Statement on Land Treatment and the provisions of the Clean Water Act of 1977 (PL 95-217). The paper will be presented in four sections covering (1) guidance for evaluation of land treatment in facility planning, (2) guidance on reasonable preapplication treatment prior to land treatment, (3) regulation and requirement changes to implement PL 95-217 and (4) a summary of the status report to Congress as required by PL 95-217 on beneficial utilization of nutrients in wastewaters and sludges due October 1978.