Sampling is a very important part of a wastewater operator’s job. The following video by the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency covers sampling trip preparations, wastewater sampling techniques and facility self-monitoring and program review. This video gives a good basic understanding of what must be considered before taking any wastewater samples. Every plant may have different requirements, so be sure to check your permit before you start any sampling procedures.
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