The EPA is issuing the Implementation Guidance for the Filter Backwash Recycling Rule (FBRR) to assist EPA Regions and States with implementation of the rule‚s provisions.
Along with a summary of the rule, this document contains guidance for preparing state primacy revision applications, rule fact sheets, a quick reference guide, data entry instructions and flowcharts of rule requirements.
Copies of the guidance will be available in hard copy by contacting the Water Resource Center at 202/566-1729 and identifying document number EPA 816-R-04-006. You may also contact the National Service Center for Environmental Publication 800/490-9198 to obtain hard copies.
An electronic version can be found on the EPA website at www.epa.gov/safewater/filterbackwash.html