All sampling will be performed according to the general protocols outlined in the EPD Manual for Groundwater Monitoring, Revised September, 1991.
Wastewater samples will be collected according to the EPD Manual for Groundwater Monitoring, Revised September, 1991.
Below is a list of equipment available for wastewater sampling and the parameters which may be sampled:
|Type||Construction Materials||Use||Permissible Parameters|
|Autosampler1||Silicon tubing, plastic collection vessel||Composite samples||Metals, non-metallic inorganics, nutrients, demands, radiological|
|Teflon tubing, glass collection vessel||Composite samples||Organics, non-metallic inorganics, nutrients, demands, radiological|
|Kemmerer||SS or glass, acrylic stopper||Grab @ specific depth||All inorganics|
|Bucket, beaker, unpreserved sample bottle, dipper2||SS, glass or Teflon Plastic||Discrete grab
|1||Three automatic samplers are available among the five divisions. Refrigeration capability is available.|
|2||Device is lowered into stream via decontaminated lines or rods.|