SECTION .1100 ‑ BIOLOGICAL LABORATORY CERTIFICATION
15A NCAC 02H .1101 PURPOSE
These Rules set forth the requirements for certification of
commercial, industrial, and public laboratories to perform biological toxicity
testing and population surveys of water and wastewater as required for National
Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permits by G.S. 143‑215.3(a)(10)
and Environmental Management Commission Rules for Classifications and Water
Quality Standards Applicable to the Surface Waters of North Carolina, found in
Subchapter 2B of this Chapter, Section .0200, and Rules for Surface Water
Monitoring, Reporting, found in Subchapter 2B of this Chapter, Section .0500.
History Note: Authority G.S. 143‑215.3(a)(1); 143‑215.3(a)(10);
Eff. October 1, 1988;
Amended Eff. March 1, 1993.