Summary of NPDES Permitting Applications

Princeton Analytical collaborates with NPDES applicants and other Industrial Users to prepare and meet the requirements for NPDES Permits.
Purpose of the NPDES Permit
  • Authorizes the permittee to discharge after appropriate treatment and best management and pollution prevention practices, and
  • Requires the permittee to achieve an acceptable quality of effluent prior to discharge, and contains additional conditions for authorization, and
  • Specifies the type and frequency of self-monitoring and reporting which the permittee must perform in order to demonstrate compliance with discharge limitations, and 
  • Establishes a schedule for achieving compliance with discharge limitations and other requirements, if required, and
  • Serves as the basic legal reference document when it becomes necessary to take enforcement actions against the permittee

NPDES Permitting