Baseline Monitoring Report
Baseline Monitoring Report (BMR)
An application for the permit required to discharge industrial wastewater to the City’s sanitary sewer system. This permit, known as Discharge Orders locally. The report contains specific facility information, including flow and pollutant concentration data.
Discharge Orders are required for all industries that are subject to any of the following:
- Federal categorical pretreatment standards
- The facility discharges an average of more than 25,000 gallons per day of process wastewater
- The facility discharge is more than 5% of the hydraulic or organic capacity of the City’s Bay View Wastewater Treatment Plant.