The voluntary incentive program allows facilities to make nutrient reductions in exchange for an extended compliance schedule. The program also creates certainty regarding the year the facility will need to meet water quality based effluent limits.
Nutrient mentoring initiative and clean water excellence program
We are developing programs to improve effluent (wastewater) quality in the state. One creates partnerships between facilities to receive assistance and recognition for addressing the impending nutrient requirements of Regulation 85. The other rewards facilities for going beyond regulatory compliance. Please tell us if you are interested or if there are other ideas we should consider: