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New Mexico
Environment Department
Liquid Waste Program

Our Mission

To protect the health and welfare of present and future citizens of New Mexico by providing for the prevention and abatement of public health hazards and surface and ground water contamination from on-site liquid waste disposal practices.

Liquid Waste Program (Septic Systems)



  • Next WTAC Meeting is scheduled for Friday July 12th, 2019 from 9:30 to 2:00pm at the NMED District 1 Office located at 121 Tijeras Ave. NE, Ste. 1000 Albuquerque, NM 87102.

  • New Resource for determining Depth to Water. The Office of the State Engineer has provide an online map of the wells that they have information on.  There could be other well in the area. After clicking on a well, the Depth to Water value is near the end of the list (scroll down).
  • The Principles in Precast Training by By ConSeal was a huge success. The topics covered included concrete types and defects, repairing, sealing, sealants, reinforcement, cement mixes, etc.  Installer Specialist CEUs were given to those that attended all 6-hours.  Questions: Call 505-476-9125, cell 505-470-5809
  • The NAWT Soils and Site Evaluation for Onsite Treatment Systems Training was completed. The training was huge success with great attendance from onsite installers and regulators with the state and Bernalillo county.







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