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January 2, 2018 - Removal of Total Coliform Effluent Standard for Wastewater Treatment Facilities

The Director of the Environmental Approvals Branch issued a letter December 27, 2017 to all Manitoba municipalities advising owners of wastewater treatment facilities that the requirement to analyze for and meet an effluent limit for total coliform is removed as of January 1, 2018. An effluent limit for fecal coliform and/or E. coli must be in place and all other clauses of the Environment Act Licences remain in effect.

2017-12-27 Removal of Total Coliform Effluent Standard for Wastewater Treatment Facilities

Should you have any related question please contact Siobhan Burland Ross at 204-945-7015 or Siobhan.BurlandRoss@gov.mb.ca