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|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Ground water rule corrective actions guidance manual.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Water.|
|Publisher||U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Water,|
|Report Number||EPA 815-R-08-011|
|Subjects||Groundwater--Quality--United States--Handbooks, manuals, etc. ; Water quality management--United States--Handbooks, manuals, etc. ; Drinking water--Contamination--United States--Prevention--Handbooks, manuals, etc. ; Drinking water--Contamination--Prevention.|
|Additional Subjects||Ground water ; Manuals ; Monitoring ; Water resources ; Drinking water ; Contamination ; Water systems ; Water pollution control ; State government ; Sanitary engineering ; Surveys ; Ground water rule(GWR) ; Corrective actions|
|Collation||1 volume (various pagings) : illustrations (some color), charts, plans ; 28 cm|
The purpose of this guidance manual is to assist States and Public Water Systems (PWSs) to select and implement corrective actions in response to significant deficiencies identified during sanitary surveys or in response to fecal contamination of source water as required under the Ground Water Rule (GWR). Other important aspects of the GWR related to corrective actions are discussed more fully in other guidance manuals, such as: (1) The Consecutive Systems Guidance Manual for the Ground Water Rule (USEPA 2007b); (2) The Source Water Monitoring Guidance Manual (USEPA 2007c); (3) The Ground Water Rule Sanitary Survey Guidance Manual (to be published) This introduction provides an overview of the portions of the GWR that relate specifically to corrective actions.
Cover title. "November 2008"--Page 2 of cover. "EPA 815-R-08-011"--Page 2 of cover. "Office of water"--Page 2 of cover. "Questions regarding this document should be addressed to: Michael Finn U.S. EPA Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water"--Page iii. Includes bibliographical references.
The objective of the corrective action guidance manual is to provide States, tribes, other primacy agencies and ground water systems with an overview of the treatment technique requirements of the Ground Water Rule. The guidance manual will provide assistance with determining the information that should be included in a systems corrective action plan and assist states and public water systems to select and implement corrective actions in response to significant deficiencies identified during sanitary surveys or in response to fecal contamination of source water as required under the rule.