02 NCAC 09L .2003          PROHIBITION OF CONNECTION TO A PUBLIC WATER SYSTEM

(a)  An irrigation system used for pesticide application shall not be connected directly to a public water system.

(b)  The water from a public water system must be discharged into a reservoir tank.

(c)  There shall be a complete physical break (air gap) between the outlet end of the fill pipe and the top or overflow rim of the reservoir tank of at least twice the inside diameter of the fill pipe.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 143‑463; 143‑466;

Eff. January 1, 1987.