Designing I/A OWTS
The following are presentations developed as an aid to architects and engineers regarding changes in standards for onsite wastewater treatment systems in Suffolk County, NY. They also introduce the design of Innovative/Alternative Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems (I/A OWTS). These presentations were part of a series of seminars arranged by Peconic Green Growth with the sponsorship of The Nature Conservancy and participation by the Suffolk County Department of Health Services.
- Protecting Water for Public and Environmental Health – Chris Clapp, TNC
- Overview of Suffolk County Efforts to Introduce I/A OWTS – Suffolk County Representative
- Changes to Suffolk County Residential Construction Standards (Draft) – Suffolk County Representative
- Design of I/A OWTS – Planning Issues + The Technologies – Glynis Berry, PGG
The County is currently introducing changes to the Commercial Standards, with a target acceptance date of January 1, 2018.