NH Dept. of Environmental Services sends strict standards to USA Springs, Inc. rep

In a letter dated October 10, 2013, the NH Department of Environmental Services reminds USA Springs, Inc.’s consultants that the company must meet strict standards for renewing their Large Groundwater Withdrawal Permit scheduled to expire July 1, 2014. This includes “demonstrating compliance with the large groundwater withdrawal/new source of bottled water rules and statutes…” AND addressing the following two issues:

1) complying with Administrative Order WD 02-31 concerning the company’s 2001 wetlands violations;

2) complying with the rule for instream flow, which the company declined to comply with in a letter dated January 13, 2010.

To read this letter and more, click here.