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25 Pa. Code § 269a.25. Carbonate bedrock areas.

§ 269a.25. Carbonate bedrock areas.

 Surface impoundments, landfill and land treatment facilities may not be sited over limestone or carbonate formations, where the formations are greater than 5 feet in thickness and present at the topmost geologic unit. Areas mapped by the Pennsylvania Geologic Survey as underlain by formations shall be excluded unless competent geologic studies demonstrate the absence of formations under the facility site.

Cross References

   This section cited in 25 Pa. Code §  269a.12 (relating to phase I).

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