<html> <head> <title>Rule 12:44:05:09 Monitoring leak detection systems.</title> <META NAME="Keywords" Content="Administrative Rules 12:44:05:09"> <META NAME="Description" Content="Administrative Rules 12:44:05:09 Monitoring leak detection systems."> <meta name=Generator content="Microsoft Office HTML Filter 2.0"> <meta http-equiv=Content-Type content="text/html; charset=windows-1252"> <meta name=Originator content="Microsoft Word 10"> <style> <!-- --> </style> </head> <body lang=EN-US> <div> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>12:44:05:09.&nbsp;&nbsp;Monitoring leak detection systems.</b> Leak detection systems must be monitored at least once a month. Upon detection of any liquid within the monitoring system, the operator of the bulk commercial fertilizer storage facility must comply with the following immediately:</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; (1)&nbsp;&nbsp;Notify the department of agriculture or the division of emergency and disaster services of the finding;</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; (2)&nbsp;&nbsp;Obtain a sample of the liquid and submit the sample to a reputable laboratory for an analysis to determine if the sample is contaminated with fertilizer or pesticide or both;</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; (3)&nbsp;&nbsp;Take necessary action to determine the cause of the liquid entering the leak detection system and correct the cause; and</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; (4)&nbsp;&nbsp;Provide the department of agriculture with a copy of the sample analysis results as soon as they are available.</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>Source:</b> 15 SDR 194, effective July 1, 1989.</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>General Authority:</b> SDCL <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=38-19-36">38-19-36</A>, <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=38-19-36.1">38-19-36.1</A>, <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=38-19-36.2">38-19-36.2.</A></p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>Law Implemented:</b> SDCL <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=38-19-36">38-19-36</A>, <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=38-19-36.1">38-19-36.1</A>, <A HREF="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=38-19-36.2">38-19-36.2.</A></p> </div> </body> </html>