Wastewater Section Chiefs
What you need
This approval ensures the proper design of treatment facilities, such as composting, pelletizing, and alkaline stabilization. These facilities must be properly designed and operated to ensure continuous treatment of sludge and other residuals and allow for subsequent beneficial use of the final products generated.
You must apply for this approval if you propose to design and construct facilities for the purpose of treating residuals generated from commercial and municipal wastewater treatment facilities.
How to apply
See details in Step 5, below.
Guidance on how to prepare your application, including a completeness checklist.
NOTE: there is no application form for this category. See the Instructions, above, for details on what to include in your submittal.
A unique Transmittal Number is needed for each application you submit to MassDEP.
See page 5 of the fee schedule below.
Submit your fee payment and a copy of your transmittal form to:
Department of Environmental Protection
PO Box 4062
Boston, MA 02211
Submit your complete application package to the Wastewater Permitting Program in the appropriate MassDEP Regional Office (see listing below).
PhoneNortheast Region Call Wastewater Section Chiefs, Northeast Region at 978-694-3236Southeast Region Call Wastewater Section Chiefs, Southeast Region at 508-946-2757