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Ground Water Quality Standards N.J.A.C. 7:9C  

Appendix Table 2 - Interim Generic Ground Water Quality Criteria

Interim Generic Ground Water Quality Criteria

Interim Generic Criteria--Synthetic Organic Chemicals (SOC)*

Constituent Water Quality Criteria

SOCs defined as carcinogens in N.J.A.C. 7:9C-1.4
lacking specific or interim specific criteria

5 ug/l each
25 ug/l total

SOCs defined as non-carcinogens in N.J.A.C. 7:9C-1.4
Lacking specific or interim specific criteria

100 ug/l each
500 ug/l total
   

* SOCs are identified as having "evidence of carcinogenicity" or "lacking evidence of carcinogenicity" based upon available scienctific evidence. Chemicals are classified as carcinogens or noncarcinogens for the purposes of risk assessment according to the weight of evidence utilized by USEPA in the National Primary Drinking Water Regulations (50 FR 46880-46901 (1985)).


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