The LSPA presented the following compliance tip at the February 2020 Membership Meeting at the DoubleTree Hotel in Westborough, MA on February 12, 2020.  

COMPLIANCE TIP OF THE MONTH

The MCP includes specific requirements for the application of Remedial Additives at Disposal Sites near Sensitive Receptors  (310 CMR 40.0046), which are defined along with the key distances to them at 40.0046(3)(a).  These include

40.0046(3)(a)3. within 800 feet of any surface water supply used in a public water system or any tributary of such surface water supply 

40.0046(3)(a)4.  within 50 feet of any other surface water body or any tributary of such surface water

A potential remedial application site should be carefully evaluated for these criteria.

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