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Where can I find information on sampling groundwater?

Where can I find information on sampling groundwater?

 

Guidance on groundwater sampling can be found in EPA's "RCRA Groundwater Monitoring: Draft Technical Guidance" published by the Office of Resource Conservation and Recovery (ORCR), EPA/530/R-93/001, NTIS PB 93-139350, www3.epa.gov/epawaste/hazard/correctiveaction/resources/guidance/sitechar/gwmonitr/rcra_gw.pdf. The document updates Chapter Eleven of SW-846.

Additional updated information on groundwater sampling can be found in "Low-Flow (Minimal Drawdown) Ground-Water Sampling Procedures" EPA/540/S-95/504 April 1996, www.epa.gov/sites/production/files/2015-06/documents/lwflw2a.pdf.

See also RCRA Waste Sampling Draft Technical Guidance, www.epa.gov/sites/production/files/2015-10/documents/rwsdtg_0.pdf.

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