What is whole effluent toxicity (WET) testing, why is it important, and how does it affect your NPDES permitted facility? This session provides a brief background of WET testing with a focus on how the State Water Resources Control Board's proposed statewide toxicity provisions may be implemented in NPDES permits.
Understand the basics of whole effluent toxicity testing.
Understand challenges with conducting whole effluent toxicity testing.
Gain a familiarity with how whole effluent toxicity NPDES permit requirements will change based on the State Water Resources Control Board's statewide toxicity provisions.