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    On-site domestic wastewater treatment units Secondary treatment systems

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF 1 User, PDF 3 Users, PDF 5 Users, PDF 9 Users

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  16-02-2017

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    This Standard sets out requirements for the design, commissioning, performance and compliance testing of secondary treatment systems (STS) and advanced secondary treatment systems designed to treat domestic wastewater. The design hydraulic treatment capacities that may be tested in accordance with this Standard range from a minimum of 1200L/d to a maximum of 5000L/d. Guidance on installation, operation and maintenance is also provided.

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    This Standard sets out requirements for the design, commissioning, performance and conformity testing of secondary treatment systems (STS) and advanced secondary treatment systems (see Note 1) designed to treat domestic wastewater. The design hydraulic treatment capacities that may be tested in accordance with this Standard range from a minimum of 1200 L/d to a maximum of 5000 L/d. Guidance on installation, operation and maintenance is also provided.NOTES: 1 Secondary treatment systems and advanced secondary treatment systems are collectively abbreviated to ‘STS’.2 State regulators may set a minimum or maximum daily hydraulic capacity for treatment systems.

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    Committee WS-040
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Current
    Supersedes

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    Originated in Australia and New Zealand as AS/NZS 1546.3:2001.Previous edition AS/NZS 1546.3:2008.Revised and redesignated as AS 1546.3:2017. Originated in Australia and New Zealand as AS/NZS 1546.3:2001. Previous edition AS/NZS 1546.3:2008. Revised and redesignated as AS1546.3:2017. Reissued incorporating Amendment No. 1 (December 2018).

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    AS ISO/IEC 17025-2005 General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories
    AS 1546.4:2016 On-site domestic wastewater treatment units Domestic greywater treatment systems
    AS/NZS 3820:2009 Essential safety requirements for electrical equipment
    AS 2610.1-2007 Spa pools Public spas (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS/NZS 3500.2:2015 Plumbing and drainage Sanitary plumbing and drainage
    AS ISO IEC 17025-1999 General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories
    AS 2610.2-2007 Spa pools Private spas (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS 2023-1989 Baths for ablutionary purposes
    AS/NZS 1547:2012 On-site domestic wastewater management
    AS/NZS 3500.0:2003 Plumbing and drainage Glossary of terms
    AS/NZS 1546.1:2008 On-site domestic wastewater treatment units Septic tanks
    AS/NZS 3000:2007 Electrical installations (known as the Australian/New Zealand Wiring Rules)
    AS/NZS 3500.1:2015 Plumbing and drainage Water services

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    SA MP 101:2017 On-site Domestic Wastewater Treatment - Conformity assessment requirements for AS 1546.3 and AS 1546.4
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