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Section 905.170 — Servicing, Cleaning, Transporting and Disposing of Wastes from Private Sewage Disposal Systems

  1. Section 905.170 — Servicing, Cleaning, Transporting and Disposing of Wastes from Private Sewage Disposal Systems
    Incorrect. The correct answer is highlighed in green below.

    The business name and town of company origin must be painted on
    1. At least one of the pumper trucks a company uses
    2. At least one side of each pumper truck
    3. On both sides of at least one pumper truck the company uses
    4. Each side of every pumper truck the company uses
      (905.170 b) Truck Identification. The name under which the business is conducted and the town of company origin and telephone number of the business shall be painted on each side of every pumper truck. The company name shall be easily legible and the letters shall be at least 8 inches high in contrasting colors.
  2. Section 905.170 — Servicing, Cleaning, Transporting and Disposing of Wastes from Private Sewage Disposal Systems
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    Equipment must be subject to inspection and approval by a local authority or IDPH representative
    1. Within one month of notice
    2. At any reasonable time
      (905.170 c) Equipment Inspection. Equipment shall be subject to inspection and approval by a representative of the Department or local authority at any reasonable time and, upon request, shall be available for inspection at a designated location.
    3. Within two weeks of notice
    4. Within three weeks of notice
  3. Section 905.170 — Servicing, Cleaning, Transporting and Disposing of Wastes from Private Sewage Disposal Systems
    Incorrect. The correct answer is highlighed in green below.

    A pumping contractor must notify the Department and local authority of sites utilized for disposal
    1. Every six months
    2. Annually
      (905.170 e) Notification of Disposal Site. Annually, the private sewage disposal system pumping contractor shall: 1) Notify the Department and local authority of the sites utilized for disposal. Information to be reported shall be: county, township, range, and section, with a description to the nearest ¼ section; name and address of the owner of the property; and purpose for which the disposal site is otherwise used, such as pasture, grain crops, mowing crops, or timber. 2) Provide an annual estimate of the total gallons of septage disposed of at each site. 3) Describe the methods of disposal at each site.
    3. Every three months
    4. Monthly
  4. Section 905.170 — Servicing, Cleaning, Transporting and Disposing of Wastes from Private Sewage Disposal Systems
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    Which of the following is not an approved method of applying septage to agricultural land?
    1. Depth to the groundwater table is at least 4 feet below ground surface.
    2. It is not applied within 50 feet of wells.
      (905.170 f-2-B-iv) It is not applied to land within 200 feet of wells, homes, the rim of a sink hole, underground mine, cave, tunnel, other water supplies, ponds or streams;
    3. It is not applied to land having greater than 5% slope.
    4. It is not applied to land intended to grow root crops.