*TM 5-813-1/AFM-88-10, Vol. 1
Table 2-1. Domestic Water Allowances for Army and Air
"contaminated" notices, markings or codings for all
wastewater conveyance facilities and appurtenances will
be provided. Another possibility for reuse of treated
effluent is for industrial operations where substantial
volumes of water for washing or cooling purposes are
required. For any reuse situation, great care must be
USAF Bases and Air Force
exercised to avoid direct cross connections between the
reclaimed water system and the potable water system.
Camps and Forts
c. Review of effluent irrigation projects. Concept plans
POW and Internment
for proposed irrigation projects using wastewater
treatment plant effluent will be reviewed by the engineer
and surgeon at Installation Command level and the Air
Force Major Command, as appropriate. EM 1110-1-501
Depot, Industrial, Plant
50 gal/employee/8-hr shift;
will serve as the basic criteria for such projects, as
and Similar Projects
150 gal/capita/day for
amended by requirements herein. This publication is
available through HQ USACE publications channels (see
For Aircraft Control and Warning Stations, National
app. A, References). Such projects will only be
Guard Stations, Guided Missile Stations, and similar
authorized after approval by HQDA (DAEN-ECE-G),
projects, use TM 5-813-7/AFM 88-10, Volume 7 for
WASH DC 20314 and HQDA (DASG-PSP-E), WASH
water supply for special projects.
DC 20310 for Army projects and by HQUSAF (HQ
The allowances given in this table include water used
USAF/LEEEU), WASH DC 20332 and The Surgeon
for laundries to serve resident personnel, washing
General, (HQ AFMSC/SGPA), Brooks AFB, TX 78235
vehicles, limited watering of planted and grassed areas,
for Air Force projects.
and similar uses. The allowances tabulated do NOT
include special industrial or irrigation uses. The per
capita allowance for nonresidents will be one-third that
allowed for residents.
An allowance of 150 gal/capita/day will also be used
for USAF semi-permanent construction.
For populations under 300, 50 gal/capita/day will be
used for base camps and 25 gal/capita/day for branch
Includes hotels and similar facilities converted to
Includes similar facilities converted for troop housing.