40 CFR 60.5250 - What definitions must I know?

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§ 60.5250 What definitions must I know?
Terms used but not defined in this subpart are defined in the Clean Air Act and § 60.2.
Administrator means:
(1) For units covered by the Federal plan, the Administrator of the EPA or his/her authorized representative.
(2) For units covered by an approved state plan, the director of the state air pollution control agency or his/her authorized representative.
Affected source means a sewage sludge incineration unit as defined in § 60.5250.
Affirmative defense means, in the context of an enforcement proceeding, a response or defense put forward by a defendant, regarding which the defendant has the burden of proof, and the merits of which are independently and objectively evaluated in a judicial or administrative proceeding.
Auxiliary fuel means natural gas, liquefied petroleum gas, fuel oil, or diesel fuel.
Bag leak detection system means an instrument that is capable of monitoring particulate matter loadings in the exhaust of a fabric filter (i.e., baghouse) in order to detect bag failures. A bag leak detection system includes, but is not limited to, an instrument that operates on triboelectric, light scattering, light transmittance, or other principle to monitor relative particulate matter loadings.
Bypass stack means a device used for discharging combustion gases to avoid severe damage to the air pollution control device or other equipment.
Calendar year means 365 consecutive days starting on January 1 and ending on December 31.
Continuous automated sampling system means the total equipment and procedures for automated sample collection and sample recovery/analysis to determine a pollutant concentration or emission rate by collecting a single integrated sample(s) or multiple integrated sample(s) of the pollutant (or diluent gas) for subsequent on- or off-site analysis; integrated sample(s) collected are representative of the emissions for the sample time as specified by the applicable requirement.
Continuous emissions monitoring system means a monitoring system for continuously measuring and recording the emissions of a pollutant from an affected facility.
Continuous monitoring system (CMS) means a continuous emissions monitoring system, continuous automated sampling system, continuous parameter monitoring system or other manual or automatic monitoring that is used for demonstrating compliance with an applicable regulation on a continuous basis as defined by this subpart. The term refers to the total equipment used to sample and condition (if applicable), to analyze, and to provide a permanent record of emissions or process parameters.
Continuous parameter monitoring system means a monitoring system for continuously measuring and recording operating conditions associated with air pollution control device systems (e.g., operating temperature, pressure, and power).
Deviation means any instance in which an affected source subject to this subpart, or an owner or operator of such a source:
(1) Fails to meet any requirement or obligation established by this subpart, including but not limited to any emission limit, operating limit, or operator qualification and accessibility requirements.
(2) Fails to meet any term or condition that is adopted to implement an applicable requirement in this subpart and that is included in the operating permit for any affected source required to obtain such a permit.
Dioxins/furans means tetra- through octa-chlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins and dibenzofurans.
Electrostatic precipitator or wet electrostatic precipitator means an air pollution control device that uses both electrical forces and, if applicable, water to remove pollutants in the exit gas from a sewage sludge incinerator stack.
Existing sewage sludge incineration unit means a sewage sludge incineration unit the construction of which is commenced on or before October 14, 2010.
Fabric filter means an add-on air pollution control device used to capture particulate matter by filtering gas streams through filter media, also known as a baghouse.
Fluidized bed incinerator means an enclosed device in which organic matter and inorganic matter in sewage sludge are combusted in a bed of particles suspended in the combustion chamber gas.
Malfunction means any sudden, infrequent, and not reasonably preventable failure of air pollution control and monitoring equipment, process equipment, or a process to operate in a normal or usual manner. Failures that are caused, in part, by poor maintenance or careless operation are not malfunctions.
Modification means a change to an existing SSI unit later than September 21, 2011 and that meets one of two criteria:
(1) The cumulative cost of the changes over the life of the unit exceeds 50 percent of the original cost of building and installing the SSI unit (not including the cost of land) updated to current costs (current dollars). To determine what systems are within the boundary of the SSI unit used to calculate these costs, see the definition of SSI unit.
(2) Any physical change in the SSI unit or change in the method of operating it that increases the amount of any air pollutant emitted for which section 129 or section 111 of the Clean Air Act has established standards.
Modified sewage sludge incineration unit means an existing SSI unit that undergoes a modification, as defined in this section.
Multiple hearth incinerator means a circular steel furnace that contains a number of solid refractory hearths and a central rotating shaft; rabble arms that are designed to slowly rake the sludge on the hearth are attached to the rotating shaft. Dewatered sludge enters at the top and proceeds downward through the furnace from hearth to hearth, pushed along by the rabble arms.
Operating day means a 24-hour period between 12:00 midnight and the following midnight during which any amount of sewage sludge is combusted at any time in the SSI unit.
Particulate matter means filterable particulate matter emitted from SSI units as measured by Method 5 at 40 CFR part 60, appendix A-3 or Methods 26A or 29 at 40 CFR part 60, appendix A-8.
Power input to the electrostatic precipitator means the product of the test-run average secondary voltage and the test-run average secondary amperage to the electrostatic precipitator collection plates.
Process change means a significant permit revision, but only with respect to those pollutant-specific emission units for which the proposed permit revision is applicable, including but not limited to:
(1) A change in the process employed at the wastewater treatment facility associated with the affected SSI unit (e.g., the addition of tertiary treatment at the facility, which changes the method used for disposing of process solids and processing of the sludge prior to incineration).
(2) A change in the air pollution control devices used to comply with the emission limits for the affected SSI unit (e.g., change in the sorbent used for activated carbon injection).
Sewage sludge means solid, semi-solid, or liquid residue generated during the treatment of domestic sewage in a treatment works. Sewage sludge includes, but is not limited to, domestic septage; scum or solids removed in primary, secondary, or advanced wastewater treatment processes; and a material derived from sewage sludge. Sewage sludge does not include ash generated during the firing of sewage sludge in a sewage sludge incineration unit or grit and screenings generated during preliminary treatment of domestic sewage in a treatment works.
Sewage sludge feed rate means the rate at which sewage sludge is fed into the incinerator unit.
Sewage sludge incineration (SSI) unit means an incineration unit combusting sewage sludge for the purpose of reducing the volume of the sewage sludge by removing combustible matter. Sewage sludge incineration unit designs include fluidized bed and multiple hearth. A SSI unit also includes, but is not limited to, the sewage sludge feed system, auxiliary fuel feed system, grate system, flue gas system, waste heat recovery equipment, if any, and bottom ash system. The SSI unit includes all ash handling systems connected to the bottom ash handling system. The combustion unit bottom ash system ends at the truck loading station or similar equipment that transfers the ash to final disposal. The SSI unit does not include air pollution control equipment or the stack.
Shutdown means the period of time after all sewage sludge has been combusted in the primary chamber.
Solid waste means any garbage, refuse, sewage sludge from a waste treatment plant, water supply treatment plant, or air pollution control facility and other discarded material, including solid, liquid, semisolid, or contained gaseous material resulting from industrial, commercial, mining, agricultural operations, and from community activities, but does not include solid or dissolved material in domestic sewage, or solid or dissolved materials in irrigation return flows or industrial discharges which are point sources subject to permits under section 402 of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act, as amended (33 U.S.C. 1342), or source, special nuclear, or byproduct material as defined by the Atomic Energy Act of 1954, as amended (42 U.S.C. 2014).
Standard conditions, when referring to units of measure, means a temperature of 68 °F (20 °C) and a pressure of 1 atmosphere (101.3 kilopascals).
Startup means the period of time between the activation, including the firing of fuels (e.g., natural gas or distillate oil), of the system and the first feed to the unit.
Toxic equivalency means the product of the concentration of an individual dioxin isomer in an environmental mixture and the corresponding estimate of the compound-specific toxicity relative to tetrachlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxin, referred to as the toxic equivalency factor for that compound. Table 5 to this subpart lists the toxic equivalency factors.
Wet scrubber means an add-on air pollution control device that utilizes an aqueous or alkaline scrubbing liquid to collect particulate matter (including nonvaporous metals and condensed organics) and/or to absorb and neutralize acid gases.
You means the owner or operator of an affected SSI unit.
Table 1 to Subpart MMMM of Part 60 —Model Rule—Increments of Progress and Compliance Schedules for Existing Sewage Sludge Incineration Units
Comply with these increments of progress By these dates a
a Site-specific schedules can be used at the discretion of the state.
b The date can be no later than 3 years after the effective date of state plan approval or March 21, 2016 for SSI units that commenced construction on or before October 14, 2010.
Increment 1—Submit final control plan (Dates to be specified in state plan)
Increment 2—Final compliance (Dates to be specified in state plan) b
Table 2 to Subpart MMMM of Part 60 —Model Rule—Emission Limits and Standards for Existing Fluidized Bed Sewage Sludge Incineration Units
For the air pollutant You must meet this emission limit a Using these averaging methods and minimum sampling volumes ordurations And determining compliance using this method
a All emission limits are measured at 7 percent oxygen, dry basis at standard conditions.
b You have the option to comply with either the dioxin/furan emission limit on a total mass basis or the dioxin/furan emission limit on a toxic equivalency basis.
c Incorporated by reference, see§ 60.17.
Particulate matter 18 milligrams per dry standard cubic meter 3-run average (collect a minimum volume of 1 dry standard cubic meters sample per run) Performance test (Method 5 at 40 CFR part 60, appendix A-3; Method 26A or Method 29 at 40 CFR part 60, appendix A-8).
Hydrogen chloride 0.51 parts per million by dry volume 3-run average (Collect a minimum volume of 1 dry standard cubic meters per run) Performance test (Method 26A at 40 CFR part 60, appendix A-8).
Carbon monoxide 64 parts per million by dry volume 3-run average (collect sample for a minimum duration of one hour per run) Performance test (Method 10, 10A, or 10B at 40 CFR part 60, appendix A-4).
Dioxins/furans (total mass basis); orDioxins/furans (toxic equivalency basis) b 1.2 nanograms per dry standard cubic meter (total mass basis); or0.10 nanograms per dry standard cubic meter (toxic equivalency basis) 3-run average (collect a minimum volume of 1 dry standard cubic meters per run) Performance test (Method 23 at 40 CFR part 60, appendix A-7).
Mercury 0.037 milligrams per dry standard cubic meter 3-run average (For Method 29 and ASTM D6784-02 (Reapproved 2008) c, collect a minimum volume of 1 dry standard cubic meters per run. For Method 30B, collect a minimum sample as specified in Method 30B at 40 CFR part 60, appendix A-8) Performance test (Method 29 at 40 CFR part 60, appendix A-8; Method 30B at 40 CFR part 60, appendix A-8; or ASTM D6784-02 (Reapproved 2008).c
Oxides of nitrogen 150 parts per million by dry volume 3-run average (Collect sample for a minimum duration of one hour per run) Performance test (Method 7 or 7E at 40 CFR part 60, appendix A-4).
Sulfur dioxide 15 parts per million by dry volume 3-run average (For Method 6, collect a minimum volume of 60 liters per run. For Method 6C, collect sample for a minimum duration of one hour per run) Performance test (Method 6 or 6C at 40 CFR part 40, appendix A-4; or ANSI/ASME PTC-19.10-1981.c
Cadmium 0.0016 milligrams per dry standard cubic meter 3-run average (collect a minimum volume of 1 dry standard cubic meters per run) Performance test (Method 29 at 40 CFR part 60, appendix A-8). Use GFAAS or ICP/MS for the analytical finish.
Lead 0.0074 milligrams per dry standard cubic meter 3-run average (collect a minimum volume of 1 dry standard cubic meters sample per run) Performance test (Method 29 at 40 CFR part 60, appendix A-8. Use GFAAS or ICP/MS for the analytical finish.
Fugitive emissions from ash handling Visible emissions of combustion ash from an ash conveying system (including conveyor transfer points) for no more than 5 percent of the hourly observation period Three 1-hour observation periods Visible emission test (Method 22 of appendix A-7 of this part).
Table 3 to Subpart MMMM of Part 60 —Model Rule—Emission Limits and Standards for Existing Multiple Hearth Sewage Sludge Incineration Units
For the air pollutant You must meet this emission limit a Using these averaging methods andminimum sampling volumes or durations And determining compliance using thismethod
a All emission limits are measured at 7 percent oxygen, dry basis at standard conditions.
b You have the option to comply with either the dioxin/furan emission limit on a total mass basis or the dioxin/furan emission limit on a toxic equivalency basis.
c Incorporated by reference, see§ 60.17.
Particulate matter 80 milligrams per dry standard cubic meter 3-run average (collect a minimum volume of 0.75 dry standard cubic meters per run) Performance test (Method 5 at 40 CFR part 60, appendix A-3; Method 26A or Method 29 at 40 CFR part 60, appendix A-8).
Hydrogen chloride 1.2 parts per million by dry volume 3-run average (For Method 26, collect a minimum volume of 200 liters per run. For Method 26A, collect a minimum volume of 1 dry standard cubic meters per run) Performance test (Method 26 or 26A at 40 CFR part 60, appendix A-8).
Carbon monoxide 3,800 parts per million by dry volume 3-run average (collect sample for a minimum duration of one hour per run) Performance test (Method 10, 10A, or 10B at 40 CFR part 60, appendix A-4).
Dioxins/furans (total mass basis) 5.0 nanograms per dry standard cubic meter; or 3-run average (collect a minimum volume of 1 dry standard cubic meters per run) Performance test (Method 23 at 40 CFR part 60, appendix A-7).
Dioxins/furans (toxic equivalency basis) b 0.32 nanograms per dry standard cubic meter
Mercury 0.28 milligrams per dry standard cubic meter 3-run average (For Method 29 and ASTM D6784-02 (Reapproved 2008),c collect a minimum volume of 1 dry standard cubic meters per run. For Method 30B, collect a minimum sample as specified in Method 30B at 40 CFR part 60, appendix A-8) Performance test (Method 29 at 40 CFR part 60, appendix A-8; Method 30B at 40 CFR part 60, appendix A-8; or ASTM D6784-02 (Reapproved 2008)).c
Oxides of nitrogen 220 parts per million by dry volume 3-run average (Collect sample for a minimum duration of one hour per run) Performance test (Method 7 or 7E at 40 CFR part 60, appendix A-4).
Sulfur dioxide 26 parts per million by dry volume 3-run average (For Method 6, collect a minimum volume of 200 liters per run. For Method 6C, collect sample for a minimum duration of one hour per run) Performance test (Method 6 or 6C at 40 CFR part 40, appendix A-4; or ANSI/ASME PTC 19.10-1981).c
Cadmium 0.095 milligrams per dry standard cubic meter 3-run average (collect a minimum volume of 1 dry standard cubic meters per run) Performance test (Method 29 at 40 CFR part 60, appendix A-8).
Lead 0.30 milligrams per dry standard cubic meter 3-run average (collect a minimum volume of 1 dry standard cubic meters per run) Performance test (Method 29 at 40 CFR part 60, appendix A-8).
Fugitive emissions from ash handling Visible emissions of combustion ash from an ash conveying system (including conveyor transfer points) for no more than 5 percent of the hourly observation period Three 1-hour observation periods Visible emission test (Method 22 of appendix A-7 of this part).
Table 4 to Subpart MMMM of Part 60 —Model Rule—Operating Parameters for Existing Sewage Sludge Incineration Units a
For these operating parameters You must establish these operating limits And monitor using these minimum frequencies
Data measurement Data recording b Data averagingperiod for compliance
a As specified in § 60.5190, you may use a continuous emissions monitoring system or continuous automated sampling system in lieu of establishing certain operating limits.
b This recording time refers to the minimum frequency that the continuous monitor or other measuring device initially records data. For all data recorded every 15 minutes, you must calculate hourly arithmetic averages. For all parameters, you use hourly averages to calculate the 12-hour or 3-hour block average specified in this table for demonstrating compliance. You maintain records of 1-hour averages.
All sewage sludge incineration units
Combustion chamber operating temperature (not required if afterburner temperature is monitored) Minimum combustion chamber operating temperature or afterburner temperature Continuous Every 15 minutes 12-hour block.
Fugitive emissions from ash handling Site-specific operating requirements Not applicable No applicable Not applicable.
Scrubber
Pressure drop across each wet scrubber Minimum pressure drop Continuous Every 15 minutes 12-hour block.
Scrubber liquid flow rate Minimum flow rate Continuous Every 15 minutes 12-hour block.
Scrubber liquid pH Minimum pH Continuous Every 15 minutes 3-hour block.
Fabric Filter
Alarm time of the bag leak detection system alarm Maximum alarm time of the bag leak detection system alarm (this operating limit is provided in § 60.4850 and is not established on a site-specific basis)
Electrostatic precipitator
Secondary voltage of the electrostatic precipitator collection plates Minimum power input to the electrostatic precipitator collection plates Continuous Hourly 12-hour block.
Secondary amperage of the electrostatic precipitator collection plates
Effluent water flow rate at the outlet of the electrostatic precipitator Minimum effluent water flow rate at the outlet of the electrostatic precipitator Hourly Hourly 12-hour block.
Activated carbon injection
Mercury sorbent injection rate Minimum mercury sorbent injection rate Hourly Hourly 12-hour block.
Dioxin/furan sorbent injection rate Minimum dioxin/furan sorbent injection rate
Carrier gas flow rate or carrier gas pressure drop Minimum carrier gas flow rate or minimum carrier gas pressure drop Continuous Every 15 minutes 12-hour block.
Afterburner
Temperature of the afterburner combustion chamber Minimum temperature of the afterburner combustion chamber Continuous Every 15 minutes 12-hour block.
Table 5 to Subpart MMMM of Part 60 —Model Rule—Toxic Equivalency Factors
Dioxin/furan isomer Toxicequivalency factor
2,3,7,8-tetrachlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxin 1
1,2,3,7,8-pentachlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxin 1
1,2,3,4,7,8-hexachlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxin 0.1
1,2,3,7,8,9-hexachlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxin 0.1
1,2,3,6,7,8-hexachlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxin 0.1
1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxin 0.01
octachlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxin 0.0003
2,3,7,8-tetrachlorinated dibenzofuran 0.1
2,3,4,7,8-pentachlorinated dibenzofuran 0.3
1,2,3,7,8-pentachlorinated dibenzofuran 0.03
1,2,3,4,7,8-hexachlorinated dibenzofuran 0.1
1,2,3,6,7,8-hexachlorinated dibenzofuran 0.1
1,2,3,7,8,9-hexachlorinated dibenzofuran 0.1
2,3,4,6,7,8-hexachlorinated dibenzofuran 0.1
1,2,3,4,6,7,8-heptachlorinated dibenzofuran 0.01
1,2,3,4,7,8,9-heptachlorinated dibenzofuran 0.01
octachlorinated dibenzofuran 0.0003
Table 6 to Subpart MMMM of Part 60 —Model Rule—Summary of Reporting Requirements for Existing Sewage Sludge Incineration Units a
Report Due date Contents Reference
a This table is only a summary, see the referenced sections of the rule for the complete requirements.
b CMS means continuous monitoring system.
Increments of progress report No later than 10 business days after the compliance date for the increment 1. Final control plan including air pollution control device descriptions, process changes, type of waste to be burned, and the maximum design sewage sludge burning capacity2. Notification of any failure to meet an increment of progress. 3. Notification of any closure. § 60.5235(a).
Initial compliance report No later than 60 days following the initial performance test 1. Company name and address2. Statement by a responsible official, with that official's name, title, and signature, certifying the accuracy of the content of the report § 60.5235(b).
3. Date of report
4. Complete test report for the initial performance test
5. Results of CMS b performance evaluation
6. The values for the site-specific operating limits and the calculations and methods used to establish each operating limit
7. Documentation of installation of bag leak detection system for fabric filter
8. Results of initial air pollution control device inspection, including a description of repairs
9. The site-specific monitoring plan required under § 60.5200
10. The site-specific monitoring plan for your ash handling system required under § 60.5200
Annual compliance report No later than 12 months following the submission of the initial compliance report; subsequent reports are to be submitted no more than 12 months following the previous report 1. Company name and address2. Statement and signature by responsible official. 3. Date and beginning and ending dates of report. 4. If a performance test was conducted during the reporting period, the results of the test, including any new operating limits and associated calculations and the type of activated carbon used, if applicable. § 60.5235(c).
5. For each pollutant and operating parameter recorded using a CMS, the highest recorded 3-hour average and the lowest recorded 3-hour average, as applicable
6. If no deviations from emission limits, emission standards, or operating limits occurred, a statement that no deviations occurred
7. If a fabric filter is used, the date, time, and duration of alarms
8. If a performance evaluation of a CMS was conducted, the results, including any new operating limits and their associated calculations
9. If you met the requirements of § 60.5205(a)(3) and did not conduct a performance test, include the dates of the last three performance tests, a comparison to the 50 percent emission limit threshold of the emission level achieved in the last three performance tests, and a statement as to whether there have been any process changes
10. Documentation of periods when all qualified SSI unit operators were unavailable for more than 8 hours but less than 2 weeks
11. Results of annual pollutions control device inspections, including description of repairs
12. If there were no periods during which your CMSs had malfunctions, a statement that there were no periods during which your CMSs had malfunctions
13. If there were no periods during which your CMSs were out of control, a statement that there were no periods during which your CMSs were out of control
14. If there were no operator training deviations, a statement that there were no such deviations
15. Information on monitoring plan revisions, including a copy of any revised monitoring plan
Deviation report (deviations from emission limits, emission standards, or operating limits, as specified in § 60.5235(e)(1)) By August 1 of a calendar year for data collected during the first half of the calendar year; by February 1 of a calendar year for data collected during the second half of the calendar year If using a CMS: 1. Company name and address. 2. Statement by a responsible official. 3. The calendar dates and times your unit deviated from the emission limits or operating limits. 4. The averaged and recorded data for those dates. 5. Duration and cause of each deviation. § 60.5235(d).
6. Dates, times, and causes for monitor downtime incidents
7. A copy of the operating parameter monitoring data during each deviation and any test report that documents the emission levels
8. For periods of CMS malfunction or when a CMS was out of control, you must include the information specified in § 60.5235(d)(3)(viii)
If not using a CMS:
1. Company name and address
2. Statement by a responsible official
3. The total operating time of each affected SSI
4. The calendar dates and times your unit deviated from the emission limits, emission standard, or operating limits
5. The averaged and recorded data for those dates
6. Duration and cause of each deviation
7. A copy of any performance test report that showed a deviation from the emission limits or standards
8. A brief description of any malfunction, a description of actions taken during the malfunction to minimize emissions, and corrective action taken
Notification of qualified operator deviation (if all qualified operators are not accessible for 2 weeks or more) Within 10 days of deviation 1. Statement of cause of deviation2. Description of actions taken to ensure that a qualified operator will be available. 3. The date when a qualified operator will be accessible. § 60.5235(e).
Notification of status of qualified operator deviation Every 4 weeks following notification of deviation 1. Description of actions taken to ensure that a qualified operator is accessible2. The date when you anticipate that a qualified operator will be accessible. 3. Request for approval to continue operation. § 60.5235(e).
Notification of resumed operation following shutdown (due to qualified operator deviation and as specified in § 60.5155(b)(2)(i) Within five days of obtaining a qualified operator and resuming operation 1. Notification that you have obtained a qualified operator and are resuming operation § 60.5235(e).
Notification of a force majeure As soon as practicable following the date you first knew, or through due diligence should have known that the event may cause or caused a delay in conducting a performance test beyond the regulatory deadline; the notification must occur before the performance test deadline unless the initial force majeure or a subsequent force majeure event delays the notice, and in such cases, the notification must occur as soon as practicable 1. Description of the force majeure event2. Rationale for attributing the delay in conducting the performance test beyond the regulatory deadline to the force majeure 3. Description of the measures taken or to be taken to minimize the delay. 4. Identification of the date by which you propose to conduct the performance test. § 60.5235(f).
Notification of intent to start or stop use of a CMS 1 month before starting or stopping use of a CMS 1. Intent to start or stop use of a CMS § 60.5235(g).
Notification of intent to conduct a performance test At least 30 days prior to the performance test 1. Intent to conduct a performance test to comply with this subpart
Notification of intent to conduct a rescheduled performance test At least 7 days prior to the date of a rescheduled performance test 1. Intent to conduct a rescheduled performance test to comply with this subpart

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§ 7401 - Congressional findings and declaration of purpose

§ 7402 - Cooperative activities

§ 7403 - Research, investigation, training, and other activities

§ 7404 - Research relating to fuels and vehicles

§ 7405 - Grants for support of air pollution planning and control programs

§ 7406 - Interstate air quality agencies; program cost limitations

§ 7407 - Air quality control regions

§ 7408 - Air quality criteria and control techniques

§ 7409 - National primary and secondary ambient air quality standards

§ 7410 - State implementation plans for national primary and secondary ambient air quality standards

§ 7411 - Standards of performance for new stationary sources

§ 7412 - Hazardous air pollutants

§ 7413 - Federal enforcement

§ 7414 - Recordkeeping, inspections, monitoring, and entry

§ 7415 - International air pollution

§ 7416 - Retention of State authority

§ 7417 - Advisory committees

§ 7418 - Control of pollution from Federal facilities

§ 7419 - Primary nonferrous smelter orders

§ 7420 - Noncompliance penalty

§ 7421 - Consultation

§ 7422 - Listing of certain unregulated pollutants

§ 7423 - Stack heights

§ 7424 - Assurance of adequacy of State plans

§ 7425 - Measures to prevent economic disruption or unemployment

§ 7426 - Interstate pollution abatement

§ 7427 - Public notification

§ 7428 - State boards

§ 7429 - Solid waste combustion

§ 7430 - Emission factors

§ 7431 - Land use authority

§ 7450 to 7459 - Repealed.

§ 7470 - Congressional declaration of purpose

§ 7471 - Plan requirements

§ 7472 - Initial classifications

§ 7473 - Increments and ceilings

§ 7474 - Area redesignation

§ 7475 - Preconstruction requirements

§ 7476 - Other pollutants

§ 7477 - Enforcement

§ 7478 - Period before plan approval

§ 7479 - Definitions

§ 7491 - Visibility protection for Federal class I areas

§ 7492 - Visibility

§ 7501 - Definitions

§ 7502 - Nonattainment plan provisions in general

§ 7503 - Permit requirements

§ 7504 - Planning procedures

§ 7505 - Environmental Protection Agency grants

§ 7505a - Maintenance plans

§ 7506 - Limitations on certain Federal assistance

§ 7506a - Interstate transport commissions

§ 7507 - New motor vehicle emission standards in nonattainment areas

§ 7508 - Guidance documents

§ 7509 - Sanctions and consequences of failure to attain

§ 7509a - International border areas

§ 7511 - Classifications and attainment dates

§ 7511a - Plan submissions and requirements

§ 7511b - Federal ozone measures

§ 7511c - Control of interstate ozone air pollution

§ 7511d - Enforcement for Severe and Extreme ozone nonattainment areas for failure to attain

§ 7511e - Transitional areas

§ 7511f - NO

§ 7512 - Classification and attainment dates

§ 7512a - Plan submissions and requirements

§ 7513 - Classifications and attainment dates

§ 7513a - Plan provisions and schedules for plan submissions

§ 7513b - Issuance of RACM and BACM guidance

§ 7514 - Plan submission deadlines

§ 7514a - Attainment dates

§ 7515 - General savings clause

§ 7521 - Emission standards for new motor vehicles or new motor vehicle engines

§ 7522 - Prohibited acts

§ 7523 - Actions to restrain violations

§ 7524 - Civil penalties

§ 7525 - Motor vehicle and motor vehicle engine compliance testing and certification

§ 7541 - Compliance by vehicles and engines in actual use

§ 7542 - Information collection

§ 7543 - State standards

§ 7544 - State grants

§ 7545 - Regulation of fuels

§ 7546 - Renewable fuel

§ 7547 - Nonroad engines and vehicles

§ 7548 - Study of particulate emissions from motor vehicles

§ 7549 - High altitude performance adjustments

§ 7550 - Definitions

§ 7551 - Omitted

§ 7552 - Motor vehicle compliance program fees

§ 7553 - Prohibition on production of engines requiring leaded gasoline

§ 7554 - Urban bus standards

§ 7571 - Establishment of standards

§ 7572 - Enforcement of standards

§ 7573 - State standards and controls

§ 7574 - Definitions

§ 7581 - Definitions

§ 7582 - Requirements applicable to clean-fuel vehicles

§ 7583 - Standards for light-duty clean-fuel vehicles

§ 7584 - Administration and enforcement as per California standards

§ 7585 - Standards for heavy-duty clean-fuel vehicles (GVWR above 8,500 up to 26,000 lbs.)

§ 7586 - Centrally fueled fleets

§ 7587 - Vehicle conversions

§ 7588 - Federal agency fleets

§ 7589 - California pilot test program

§ 7590 - General provisions

§ 7601 - Administration

Title 40 published on 2014-07-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 40 CFR 60 after this date.

  • 2014-09-16; vol. 79 # 179 - Tuesday, September 16, 2014
    1. 79 FR 55413 - Standards of Performance for Grain Elevators
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      ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
      Proposed rule; extension of public comment period.
      Comments. The public comment period for the proposed rule published July 9, 2014 (79 FR 39241), is being extended by 30 days to November 6, 2014, in order to provide the public additional time to submit comments and supporting information.
      40 CFR Part 60