Category: Underground Injection Control Program (UIC)

Utah Underground Injection Control (UIC) Program

As mandated by the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA), the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has promulgated regulations establishing minimum requirements, technical criteria and standards for Underground Injection Control (UIC) programs to protect underground sources of drinking water (USDW) from endangerment by subsurface emplacement of fluids (40 CFR Parts 144-148) into UIC wells. The Utah …

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Storm Water Drainage Wells:
Utah Underground Injection Control (UIC) Program

Storm Water Drainage Wells are a subclass of Underground Injection Control (UIC) Class V wells. They are used where there are no storm water sewers, or in conjunction with them, to manage discharges of storm water from surfaces with no or low permeability where natural infiltration of storm water does not occur. What is Underground …

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Class V Inventory Review Fee:
Utah Underground Injection Control (UIC) Program

Background The Utah Underground Injection Control (UIC) Program for Class I, III, IV, and V injection wells requires owner/operators of all Class V injection wells which are not authorized by a UIC permit to submit inventory information according to the requirements of R317-7-6.3. Generally, Class V injection wells are authorized-by-rule (ABR), a determination that is …

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Compliance Assistance:
Utah Underground Injection Control (UIC) Program

Small Entity Compliance Guide How the New Motor Vehicle Waste Disposal Well Rule affects your business. UIC-Regulated Domestic Wastewater Disposal Wells (Design capacity >5,000 gallons per day) Utah Contacts for Septic Systems Ken Hoffman (kenhoffman@utah.gov) Utah Department of Environmental Quality, Division of Water Quality 195 North 1950 West PO Box 144870 Salt Lake City, UT …

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Contacts:
Utah Underground Injection Control (UIC) Program

Utah For Classes I, III, and deep Class V Wells, contact: Dusty Earley (dearley@utah.gov), (801) 536-4088 Utah Department of Environmental Quality Division of Water Quality Ground Water Protection Section For Class IV Wells and shallow Class V Wells, contact: Brianna Ariotti (bariotti@utah.gov), (801) 536-4351 Utah Department of Environmental Quality Division of Water Quality Ground Water …

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Forms and Applications:
Utah Underground Injection Control (UIC) Program

Contact UIC Program staff before completing these forms or applications to ensure that the appropriate one is used or required. General Forms These forms are applicable to owners / operators of all Class I, III, IV and V injection wells. Written Notice of Inspection Permit Actions for Existing UIC Permits Class I Forms and Applications …

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Glossary:
Utah Underground Injection Control (UIC) Program

A Abandoned WellA well whose use has been permanently discontinued or which is in a state of disrepair such that it cannot be used for its intended purpose or for observation purposes. ApplicationStandard forms for applying for a permit, including any additions, revisions or modifications. AquiferA geologic formation or any part thereof that is capable …

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Permit Application Fees:
Utah Underground Injection Control (UIC) Program

The Utah Underground Injection Control (UIC) Program for Class I, III, IV, and V injection wells requires permit application fees for certain subclasses of injection wells. Permit application fees were approved by the Utah legislature during the 2011 general legislative session. The permit application fee covers the time UIC staff spend in assisting the permit …

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Related Rules:
Utah Underground Injection Control (UIC) Program

The Utah Administrative Rules for the Underground Injection Control Program incorporates by reference several portions of the Code of Federal Regulations as well as the Administrative Rules for other programs in Utah.  Additionally, certain UIC injection well activities are of concern to other state and local government agencies. 40 CFR 40 CFR 124 Procedures for …

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Resources:
Utah Underground Injection Control (UIC) Program

Jump to: General Class I Class III Class IV Class V General Approved Sureties (Department Circular 570): U.S. Dept. of Treasury National Primary Drinking Water Regulations Ground Water Protection Council Introduction to the Underground Injection Control Program (2 MB, 65 Pages) National Environmental Methods Index (NEMI) National USEPA Underground Injection Control Drinking Water Analytical Methods …

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SIC and NAICS Codes:
Utah Underground Injection Control (UIC) Program

Explanation of Standard Industry Classification (SIC) Codes Regulated by the UPDES Industrial Storm Water Program and Corresponding North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Codes used by the UIC Program. * = Taken from UPDES Sector Table ** = Corresponding NAICS Codes Used by the UIC Program Sector* Industry Type (link to specific sector requirements)** Comments …

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Well Classes:
Utah Underground Injection Control (UIC) Program

Class I Wells Class I injection wells are used to inject fluids containing contaminants with concentrations greater than their maximum contaminant level (MCL) or other health-based standard. Class I wells are held to strict siting, construction, and operating standards to ensure that the emplaced fluids will not endanger underground sources of drinking water (USDWs). Class …

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