NPDES Operator Information

Several online resources are available for wastewater treatment plant operators:

DNR Water/ Wastewater Operator Certification
For more information on wastewater operator certification.

Discharge Monitoring Report Forms
Obtain DMRs from Field Office Staff.  DMRs are also known as Monthly Operation Reports or MORs.

WWPIE Online Permit System
To complete an individual permit application online, or to find out which permit writer is working on the reissuance of a certain individual permit.

NPDES Application Forms
To obtain paper permit application forms and instructions for individual NPDES permits.

Antidegradation Analysis
For information on antidegradation and how to conduct an analysis.

Bacteria Sampling
Information on how to sample treated effluent for bacteria, and on how to calculate a geometric mean.

Certified Laboratories Facility Search
To find a certified laboratory in Iowa via the State Hygienic Laboratory site.

Treatment Agreements
Information on significant industrial users and treatment agreement requirements and forms.

Rural Community Sewers
If your community is interested in qualifying as disadvantaged, and for information on rural communities and funding options for these communities.

CWSRF page
For more information on Clean Water State Revolving Fund loans.

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