39. A contaminated soil transfer station must be sited at a minimum distance of 1 kilometre upstream of any surface water or groundwater withdrawal facility if the facility is used for the production of spring water or mineral water within the meaning of the Regulation respecting bottled water (chapter P-29, r. 2), or for the supply of a waterworks system authorized under the Environment Quality Act (chapter Q-2).
The siting of a contaminated soil transfer station in the remote protection area of a spring water, mineral water or groundwater withdrawal site established in accordance with the Water Withdrawal and Protection Regulation (chapter Q-2, r. 35.2) is prohibited.
The distance prescribed by the first paragraph is measured from the inside limit of the buffer zone required under section 41 to be present on the perimeter of every contaminated soil transfer station.
O.C. 15-2007, s. 39; O.C. 701-2014, s. 1.