General Laws

Section 16D. An application for a variance shall satisfy the following minimum requirements:

(1) The application shall include a final facilities plan approved by the division of water pollution control, and a final environmental impact report.

(2) The application shall include an evaluation of alternatives, including land disposal.

(3) The application shall demonstrate that land disposal is not a feasible alternative for all or a part of the discharge.

(4) The application shall demonstrate how the applicant satisfies all requirements of section sixteen B.