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Metal and Diamond Mining Effluent Regulations

Version of section 37 from 2006-03-22 to 2018-05-31:

  •  (1) The owner or operator of a mine with a valid transitional authorization shall notify an inspector without delay if

    • (a) an effluent that contains a deleterious substance set out in column 1 of Schedule 4 exceeds the concentration or is outside the pH range that is specified in the transitional authorization; or

    • (b) an acutely lethal effluent is being or has been deposited, unless the deposit of acutely lethal effluent is authorized in the transitional authorization.

  • (2) The owner or operator shall provide to the inspector a written report of any test results which identified that the effluent contains a deleterious substance or is acutely lethal under subsection (1) within 30 days after the tests have been completed.

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