Rule 74:12:07:22 Secretary to set maximum injection volume.
to set maximum injection volume. The secretary may set a maximum volume of
fluid to be injected to ensure that the injection will not cause
cross-contamination of aquifers. The secretary shall determine the maximum
injection volume based on radius-of-influence calculations, pressure buildup
calculations, well construction data from wells in the radius of influence, or
any other information considered necessary by the secretary. The injection
volume may not exceed the maximum permitted amount. The operator shall monitor
injection volume monthly and shall report the injection volumes to the
secretary according to § 74:12:07:13. If requested by the
operator, the secretary may allow an increase in the injection volume,
utilizing the notice of recommendation procedure in chapter 74:12:09.
38 SDR 117, effective January 12, 2012.
Authority: SDCL 45-9-11, 45-9-13.
Implemented: SDCL 45-9-11, 45-9-13, 45-9-14.
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