ASTM D5980 - 16

Standard Guide for Selection and Documentation of Existing Wells for Use in Environmental Site Characterization and Monitoring


Status:
Current
Type:
Standard
Language:
EN
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Scope

1.1 This guide covers the use of existing wells for environmental site characterization and monitoring. It covers the following major topics: criteria for determining the suitability of existing wells for hydrogeologic characterization and groundwater quality monitoring, types of data needed to document the suitability of an existing well, and the relative advantages and disadvantages of existing large- and small-capacity wells.1.2 This guide should be used in conjunction with Guide D5730, that provides a general approach for environmental site investigations.1.3 This guide does not specifically address design and construction of new monitoring or supply wells. Refer to Practices D5092 and D5787.1.4 This guide does not specifically address groundwater sampling procedures. Refer to Guide D5903.1.5 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.1.6 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety conc

Number of pages: 10

International relationships:

ICS: 13.020.10 - Environmental management

Item number: A001753