Notice of Review of an Alaska Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Preliminary Draft General Permit to Discharge to Waters of the United States - Drinking Water Treatment Systems

DEC has prepared an APDES preliminary draft for Wastewater Discharges from Drinking Water Treatment Facilities. Prior to the formal 30-day public notice period, DEC invites you to review the preliminary draft general permit, fact sheet, and associated documents. You can access the documents from DEC’s Wastewater Discharge Authorization Program web page at:

Preliminary Draft General Permit Review:

Start Date:   March 20, 2019
End Date:    April 3, 2019

Permit No.: AKG380000

Proposed Permit Coverage:
Discharge of backwash and reject water from conventional/direct, membrane filtration, or ion exchange drinking water treatment systems to fresh or marine surface waters in the State of Alaska. Discharge shall be in accordance with the effluent limits, monitoring requirements, and other conditions set forth in AKG380000.

For inquiries or to request copies of documents, contact:

DEC Contact:   
Marie Klingman

Administrative Record:
The APDES preliminary draft permit, fact sheet, and associated documents are available for public review at the DEC offices located in Anchorage, Fairbanks, Juneau, Soldotna, and Wasilla. Please contact the office of your choice to arrange for hard copies of the documents to be available for your review.

555 Cordova Street
Anchorage, AK 99501


610 University Avenue
Fairbanks, AK 99709

P.O. Box 111800
Juneau, AK 99811

43335 Kalifornsky Beach Road
Soldotna, AK 99615

1700 E. Bogard Road #B, Suite #103
Wasilla, AK 99654

If you would like to see any additional supporting technical documents, contact Marie Klingman

The documents are also accessible from the DEC website at:

Disability Reasonable Accommodation Notice
The State of Alaska, Department of Environmental Conservation complies with Title II of the American with Disabilities Act of 1990. If you are a person with a disability who may need a special accommodation in order to participate in this review, please contact Therese Zimmerman at
(907) 465-6171 or TDD Relay Service 1-800-770-8973/TTY or dial 711 within 10 days of publication of this notice to ensure that any necessary accommodations can be provided.

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Created 3/19/2019 10:51:14 AM by cfishwick


Department: Environmental Conservation
Category: Public Notices
Location(s): Statewide
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Publish Date: 3/19/2019
Archive Date: 4/4/2019