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Water Quality Guidelines (Criteria) Reports

We are currently updating documents that provide information on the derivation of Water Quality Guidelines and Water Quality Objectives. We are also updating our existing sulphate and selenium guidelines. These documents will be posted in future so keep visiting our site for this new information

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Approved Water Quality Guidelines

Aluminum Arsenic Benzene
Boron Chlorate Chloride
Chlorine Chlorophenols Cobalt
Colour Copper Cyanide
Diisopropanolamine (DIPA) Dissolved Oxygen Ethylbenzene
Fluoride Iron Lead
Manganese Mercury Methyl Tertiary-Butyl Ether - MTBE
Microbiological Indicators - bacteria Molybdenum Naphthalene - First Update
Nitrogen - nitrate, nitrite, ammonia Nutrients - nutrients and algae Organic Carbon
Oxygen - dissolved pH Pharmaceutically-active-Compounds (PhACs): 17α-ethinylestradiol (EE2)

Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons - PAHs

Polychlorinated Biphenyls - PCBs
All NEW MAY 2014
Silver Sulfolane
Sulphate Temperature Toluene
Total Gas Pressure - TGP Turbidity Xylene

Draft Guidelines Currently Under Review or Soon to be Posted

Working Water Quality Guidelines

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