SEPTIC-SYSTEM-EMERGING-CONTAMINENTS

 

Download our presentation on Septic Systems and Emerging Contaminants

Here are five top takeaways from his presentation:

  • PFAS in Drinking Water - In January 2019, the New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (NHDES)  will be initiating rule making on establishment of maximum contaminant levels (MCLs) 
  • UCMR 4 and Water Testing for New Emerging Contaminants 
  • Manganese -  One of the UCMR 4 contaminants, manganese, is a common component in New Hampshire groundwater, with recent health studies linking manganese to learning disabilities.
  • Arsenic - Also in January 2019, the NHDES will reevaluating the AGQS for arsenic. 
  • 1,4 Dioxane - In September 2018, NHDES updated the AGQS for the state