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Code of Practice for a Waterworks System Consisting Solely of a Water Distribution System (effective June 1, 2012)

Description

This Code of Practice is effective June 1, 2012.

The Code stipulates: water sampling and analysis are to be done according to standard methodologies or ones approved by the director, and in approved laboratories; written operations programs governing the operation of a waterworks system are required for a waterworks system to be registered. The code lists the information required of an operations program; registration holders are to complete a drinking water safety plan; operation of waterworks systems be done by persons qualified at the applicable level, which varies according to the population being served by the waterworks system; bacteria and chlorine residuals meet certain limits; • the sample type, monitoring location, frequency and number of samples for bacteria, chlorine residuals, and lead; monitoring for trihalomethanes; reclamation of land surface to equivalent land capability; contraventions of the Code be reported to the director, and lists the information required for a contravention report; preparation of monthly and annual reports; and records be kept, with the retention time varying according to the type of record.

Updated

September 15, 2020

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legislation law

Title and publication information

Frequency

Once

Publisher / Creator Information

Publisher

Queen's Printer

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Resource Dates

Date Created

1901-01-01

Date Added

2020-05-12T05:09:27.885441

Date Modified

2020-09-15

Date Issued

1901-01-01

Identifiers

ISBN (print)

9780779798414

Usage / Licence

Contact

Contact Name

Alberta Queen's Printer

Contact Email

qp@gov.ab.ca

Contact Other

780-427-4952