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The City of Bismarck Department of Public Works implemented an Industrial Pretreatment Program in 1986, which was approved by the North Dakota Department of Environmental Quality and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The City’s Industrial Pretreatment Program regulates commercial users of the City’s wastewater treatment plant by administering and enforcing the city’s Industrial Pretreatment Ordinance.
The ordinance allows us to deny or condition businesses from discharging pollutants into the sanitary sewer that may:
Business owners should understand the regulations that apply to their wastewater discharge and comply with applicable regulations and standards.
City of Bismarck Pretreatment Program Ordinance (Title 11.1)
EPA Factsheet and Reporting Requirements
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 8 Pretreatment Program
ND Department of Environmental Quality Pretreatment Information
EPA TITLE 40 - Protection of Environment
EPA - Controlling Fats, Oils, and Grease Discharges from Food Service Establishments (40 CFR 403)