Disinfection of Water-Storage Facilities
|Publication Date:||12 June 2011|
This standard for disinfection of water-storage facilities
describes materials, facility preparation, application of
disinfectant to interior surfaces of facilities, and sampling and
testing for the presence of coliform bacteria. The standard also
includes disinfection procedures for underwater inspection of
The purpose of this standard is to define the minimum requirements for the disinfection of water storage facilities, including the preparation of water storage facilities, application of chlorine, procedures for disinfecting underwater inspection and cleaning equipment, and sampling and testing for the presence of coli form bacteria, chlorine residual, and acceptable aesthetic water quality.