Disinfection of Wells
|Publication Date:||20 January 2013|
This standard describes the procedures for disinfection and bacteriological testing of wells for potable water service following construction, servicing, maintenance, or any other activity or event that might lead to contamination of the water. The chlorination procedures provided in this standard are for the gravel pack, well casing, pump, and appurtenant piping and are presented in the sequence in which they generally would be implemented.
The purpose of this standard is to establish the minimum requirements for the disinfection of wells for potable water service, including procedures for disinfection and bacteriological testing.