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(A) The owner of any property serviced by a building sewer carrying industrial wastes may, at the discretion of the city, be required to provide laboratory measurements, tests or analyses of waters or wastes to illustrate compliance with this chapter and any special condition for discharge established by the city or regulatory agencies having jurisdiction over the discharge. The number, type and frequency of sampling and laboratory analyses to be performed by the owner shall be as stipulated by the city. The industry must supply a complete analysis of the constituents with federal, state and local standards being met. The industry must supply a complete analysis of the constituents of the wastewater discharge to assure that compliance with this chapter. The owner shall report the results of measurements and laboratory analyses to the city at those times and in manner as prescribed by the city. The owner shall bear the expense of all measurements, analyses and reporting required by the city. At times as deemed necessary, the city reserves the right to take measurements and samples for analysis by an independent laboratory.
(B) All measurements, tests and analyses of the characteristics of waters and wastes to which reference is made in this chapter shall be determined in accordance with the latest edition of Standard Methods for the Examination of Water and Wastewater, published by the American Public Health Association. Sampling methods, location, times, duration and frequencies are to be determined on an individual basis subject to approval by the Superintendent.
(Ord. 408, passed 12-26-1989)