Water and Wastewater Management (L46)

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This NADA dealer guidance material is made available by the National Automobile Dealers Association to its members in an effort to aid its members in complying with legal and regulatory obligations under federal law. NADA makes no representations as to its completeness, accuracy, or timeliness. This guidance material: (a) is current as of the date of publication or edition reflected therein; (b) has not been reviewed or updated since that time, and (c) reflects only compliance guidance relevant as of that date. Dealers should refer to these guidance materials at their own risk and only after consulting with legal counsel for any updates to federal law, as well as any relevant state and local law.

This guide is designed to outline dealership obligations under the federal Clean Water and Safe Drinking Water Acts and to provide dealerships with compliance assistance information. It covers various dealership water uses and disposal practices, including such topics as wastewater pre-treatment, vehicle washing, stormwater runoff and shallow disposal wells. The Guide also covers cost-saving water conservation best management practices.


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