Pulp and Paper Effluent Regulations

Version of section 14 from 2006-03-22 to 2008-07-27:


 Unless an authorization has been issued authorizing the deposit of BOD matter or suspended solids, as the case may be, the maximum BOD of the BOD matter that may be deposited from a mill and the maximum quantities of suspended solids that may be deposited from a mill are as follows:

  • (a) in respect of a daily period, the amounts determined using the formula

    Qd = F × 2.5 × RPR

and

  • (b) in respect of a month, the amounts determined using the formula

    Qm = F × D × 1.5 × RPR

    where

    D
    is the number of calendar days in the month,
    F
    is equal to a factor of 5 for BOD and 7.5 for suspended solids, expressed in kilograms per tonne of finished product,
    Qd
    is the maximum BOD of the BOD matter that may be deposited during a daily period or the maximum quantity of suspended solids that may be deposited during a daily period, as the case may be, expressed in kilograms,
    Qm
    is the maximum BOD of the BOD matter that may be deposited during a month or the maximum quantity of suspended solids that may be deposited during a month, as the case may be, expressed in kilograms, and
    RPR
    is the reference production rate of the mill for all finished product, expressed in tonnes per day.
  • SOR/2004-109, s. 12
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