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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 12-835


Availability of Technical Guidance

[42 Pa.B. 2535]
[Saturday, May 12, 2012]

 Technical guidance documents are available on the Department of Environmental Protection's (Department) web site at The ''Technical Guidance Final Documents'' heading is the link to a menu of the various Department bureaus where each bureau's final technical guidance documents are posted. The ''Technical Guidance Draft Documents'' heading is the link to the Department's draft technical guidance documents.

Ordering Paper Copies of Department Technical Guidance

 The Department encourages the use of the Internet to view and download technical guidance documents. When this option is not available, persons can order a paper copy of any of the Department's draft or final technical guidance documents by contacting the Department at (717) 783-8727.

 In addition, bound copies of some of the Department's documents are available as Department publications. Check with the appropriate bureau for more information about the availability of a particular document as a publication.

Changes to Technical Guidance Documents

 Following is the current list of recent changes. Persons who have questions or comments about a particular document should call the contact person whose name and phone number is listed with each document.

Final Technical Guidance—New Guidance

 DEP ID: 385-2188-002. Title: Reuse of Treated Wastewater Guidance Manual. Description: The Department by this notice is providing the final version of the Reuse of Treated Wastewater Guidance Manual; Document No. 385-2188-002 (Manual). This guidance was created to provide guidance to Department staff and the public for reusing treated wastewater in an environmentally protective manner in accordance with Department regulations.

 The draft version of the Manual was announced for a 30-day public comment period at 39 Pa.B. 287 (January 10, 2009). In response to the notice the Department received 20 comments from 5 commentators. The Department has developed a Comment and Response document that summarizes the comments received and the Department's response to the comment. No significant changes have been made from the draft guidance, but some minor clarifications have been made to portions of the document, as requested by public comments. Contact: Questions regarding this final guidance document should be directed to Kevin McLeary, (717) 783-1820 or kmcleary@

Effective Date: Upon publication of notice as final in the Pennsylvania Bulletin.


[Pa.B. Doc. No. 12-835. Filed for public inspection May 11, 2012, 9:00 a.m.]

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