All industrial, commercial, business and multifamily residential uses are subject to the following performance standards and regulations. Other uses, existing or proposed, which the Construction Official has reasonable grounds to believe violate these performance standards shall be subject to the provisions of this Article.
Any application for a building permit for a use which shall be subject to performance standards shall be accompanied by a statement by the owner of the subject property that the use will be operated in accordance with the performance standards set forth herein.
Continued compliance with performance standards is required, and enforcement of continued compliance with these performance standards shall be enforced by the Construction Official.
Air, water and environmental pollution. No use shall emit heat, odor, dust, gases, vibrations, noise or any other pollutant into the ground, water or air that exceeds the most stringent applicable State of New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection and Federal Environmental Protection Administration regulations and criteria. No permit shall be issued for any use where a state and/or federal permit is required until the state and/or federal agencies have ascertained and approved the level and quality of emission control, and level of monitoring to be conducted.
Storage and waste disposal. No materials shall be deposited so they can be transferred off the lot, directly or indirectly, by natural forces such as precipitation, surface water, evaporation or wind. All materials which may create a pollutant or be a safety and health hazard shall be stored indoors and be enclosed in appropriate containers to eliminate such pollutant or hazard.
No flammable or explosive substance shall be stored on a property except under conditions approved by the River Edge Fire Department.