62-640.210. General Technical Guidance and Forms  


Effective on Sunday, August 29, 2010
  • 1(1) Unless specifically referenced elsewhere in this chapter, the following publications are listed for informational purposes as technical guidance to assist facilities, appliers, distributors and marketers, site managers, and site owners in meeting the requirements of this chapter. Publications or portions of publications containing enforceable criteria are specifically referenced elsewhere in this chapter. Information in the publications listed below does not supersede the specific requirements of this chapter. Members of the public may request and obtain copies of the publications listed below by contacting the appropriate publisher at the address indicated. Copies of the publications are on file and available for review during normal business hours at the Department of Environmental Protection, Domestic Wastewater Section, M.S. 3540, 2600 Blair Stone Road, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-2400 and in the Department’s district and branch offices.

    133(a) U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 1995, 139Process Design Manual for Land Application of Sewage Sludge and Domestic Septage, 151EPA Center for Environmental Research Information, 26 West Martin Luther King Drive, Cincinnati, Ohio 45268, 166www.epa.gov167.

    168(b) Title 40, Code of Federal Regulations, Protection of Environment, 1993, Part 503, “Standards for the Use and Disposal of Sewage Sludge,” revised as of 194April 9, 2007 and effective on April 25, 2007, 203www.gpoaccess.gov/cfr/index.html204.

    205(c) U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 1989, 211POTW Sludge Sampling and Analysis Guidance Document, 218EPA Center for Environmental Research Information, 26 West Martin Luther King Drive, Cincinnati, Ohio 45268, 233www.epa.gov234.

    235(d) U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 240Process Design Manual for Sludge Treatment and Disposal, 2481979, Center for Environmental Research Information, 26 West Martin Luther King Drive, Cincinnati, Ohio 45268, 263www.epa.gov264.

    265(e) 266Recommended Standards for Wastewater Facilities, 2712004, Health Education Service, Inc., P. O. Box 7126, Albany, New York 12224, 284www.hes.org285.

    286(f) U. S. Environmental Protection Agency, 292Handbook, 293Septage Treatment and Disposal, 2971984, Center for Environmental Research Information, 26 West Martin Luther King Drive, Cincinnati, Ohio 45268, 312www.epa.gov313.

    314(g) U. S. Environmental Protection Agency, 320Control of Pathogens and Vector Attraction in Sewage Sludge, 3292003, Center for Environmental Research Information, Cincinnati, Ohio 45268, 338www.epa.gov339.

    340(h) U. S. Environmental Protection Agency, 1974, 347Design Criteria for Mechanical, Electric, and Fluid System and Component Reliability-MCD-05. 358Environmental Quality Instructional Resources Center, The Ohio State University, 1200 Chambers Road, Room 310, Columbus, Ohio 43212, 375www.epa.gov376.

    377(i) U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 1994, 383A Plain English Guide to the Part 503 Biosolids Regulations, 393EPA Center for Environmental Research Information, 26 West Martin Luther King Drive, Cincinnati, Ohio 45268, 408www.epa.gov409.

    410(j) National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 2002, 419Guidance for Controlling Potential Risks to Workers Exposed to Class B Biosolids, 431NIOSH-Publications Dissemination, 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226-1998, 439www.cdc.gov/niosh 440/homepage.html441.

    442(k) U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 2000, 448Guide to Field Storage of Biosolids, 454EPA Center for Environmental Research Information, 26 West Martin Luther King Drive, Cincinnati, Ohio 45268, 469www.epa.gov470.

    471(l) USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service, 1999, “General Manual, Title 190, Part 402 – Nutrient Management”, USDA-NRCS, Washington, DC, 490www.nrcs.usda.gov/technical491.

    492(m) USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service – Florida, 2007, “Field Office Technical Guide – Nutrient Management, Code 590”, USDA-NRCS-FL, Gainesville, Florida, 513www.fl.nrcs.usda.gov/technical514.

    515(n) USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service – Florida, 2004, “Field Office Technical Guide – Waste Utilization, Code 633”, USDA-NRCS-FL, Gainesville, Florida, 536www.fl.nrcs.usda.gov/technical537.

    538(o) Kidder, G. and R.D. Rhue, 2003, “Soil Testing”, UF/IFAS Circular 239, 550http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/SS156551.

    552(p) Mylavarapu, R.S. and E.D. Kennelley, 2009, “Extension Soil Testing Laboratory (ESTL) Analytical Procedure and Training Manual”, UF/IFAS Circular 1248, 572http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/SS312573.

    574(2) Forms. The forms and instructions used by the Department are listed in this rule. The rule numbers are the same as the form numbers. Copies of these forms and instructions may be obtained by writing to the Bureau of Wastewater Facilities, M.S. 3535, Department of Environmental Protection, 2600 Blair Stone Road, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-2400. In addition, these forms are available at the Department’s District Offices 640and from the web site for the Department’s Division of Water Resource Management at 654www.dep.state.fl.us/water655. The monitoring information reported on the forms listed below may be submitted in another format, such as electronic, if requested by the permittee and if approved by the Department as being compatible with data entry into the Department’s computer system. The Department adopts and incorporates by reference in this section the following forms and instructions:

    711(a) Treatment Facility Biosolids Plan, Form 71762-640.210(2)(a), 718effective August 29, 2010.

    722(b) Treatment Facility Biosolids Annual Summary, Form 72962-640.210(2)(b), 730effective August 29, 2010.

    734(c) Biosolids Application Site Annual Summary, Form 74162-640.210(2)(c), 742effective 743August 29, 2010746.

    747(d) Biosolids Site Permit Application, Form 75362-640.210(2)(d), 754effective 755August 29, 2010758.

    759(e) Biosolids Application Site Log, Form 76562-640.210(e), 766effective 767August 29, 2010770.

    771Rulemaking Authority 773373.043, 774403.051, 775403.061, 776403.062, 777403.087, 778403.088, 779403.704, 780403.707 FS. 782Law Implemented 784373.4595, 785403.021, 786403.051, 787403.061, 788403.087, 789403.088, 790403.0881, 791403.702, 792403.704, 793403.707, 794403.708 FS. 796History–New 8-12-90, Formerly 17-640.210, Amended 3-30-98, 8-29-10.

     

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