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NPDES Permits Potentially Affecting Water Quality

Final NPDES Wastewater Permits - Issued by Washington Department of Ecology

This list consists of permit documents* (see end) made available by Washington Ecology and is not all inclusive. All documents are PDF except where indicated.

Longview Fibre Industrial Waste (IW) Discharge: Final NPDES Wastewater Permit Related Documents

Longview Fibre Paper and Packaging, Inc. - Pulp, Paper, and Paperboard Mill IW - Final Permit

Longview Fibre Paper and Packaging, Inc. - Pulp, Paper, and Paperboard Mill IW - Final Fact Sheet

Permitted Mixing Zone Size for Toxicity:

Waterbody: Columbia River at about River Mile (RM) 67.5.

Acute Mixing Zone: 468 feet wide extending 34 feet upstream and 34 feet dowstream.

Acute Mixing Zone Surface Area: Estimated SA is 31,824 square feet.

Chronic Mixing Zone: 500 feet wide extending 100 feet upstream and 340 feet downstream.

Chronic Mixing Zone Surface Area: Estimated SA is 220,000 square feet.

Chronic Mixing Zone Volume: Depth is approximately 40 feet and the estimated volume is 8,800,000 cubic feet (about 66 million gallons).

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