40 CFR 430.75 - New source performance standards (NSPS).

§ 430.75 New source performance standards (NSPS).

(a) The following applies to mechanical pulp facilities where pulp and paper at groundwood mills are produced through the application of the thermo-mechanical process; mechanical pulp facilities where the integrated production of pulp and coarse paper, molded pulp products, and newsprint at groundwood mills occurs; and mechanical pulp facilities where the integrated production of pulp and fine paper at groundwood mills occurs: any new source subject to this subpart must achieve the following new source performance standards (NSPS), except that non-continuous dischargers shall not be subject to the maximum day and average of 30 consecutive days effluent limitations for BOD5 and TSS, but shall be subject to annual average effluent limitations. Also, for non-continuous dischargers, concentration limitations (mg/l) shall apply, where provided. Concentration limitations will only apply to non-continuous dischargers. Pentachlorophenol and trichlorophenol limitations are only applicable at facilities where chlorophenolic-containing biocides are used. Permittees not using chlorophenolic-containing biocides must certify to the permit-issuing authority that they are not using these biocides. Zinc limitations are only applicable at facilities where zinc hydrosulfite is used as a bleaching agent. Permittees not using zinc hydrosulfite as a bleaching agent must certify to the permit issuing authority that they are not using this bleaching compound:

Subpart G

[NSPS for mechanical pulp facilities where pulp and paper at groundwood mills are produced through the application of the thermo-mechanical process]

Pollutant or pollutant property Kg/kkg (or pounds per 1,000 lb) of
product
Continuous dischargers Non-continuous dischargers (annual
average)
Maximum for any 1 day Average of daily values for 30 consecutive days
BOD5 4.6 2.5 1.3
TSS 8.7 4.6 2.4
pH ( 1) ( 1) ( 1)
Maximum for any 1 day
Kg/kkg (or pounds per 1,000 lb) of product Milligrams/liter
Pentachlorophenol 0.00097 (0.017)(13.8)/y
Trichlorophenol 0.00088 (0.015)(13.8)/y
Zinc 0.17 (3.0)(13.8)/y
y = wastewater discharged in kgal per ton at all times.

1 Within the range of 5.0 to 9.0 at all times.

Subpart G

[NSPS for mechanical pulp facilities where the integrated production of pulp and coarse paper, molded pulp products, and newsprint at groundwood mills occurs]

Pollutant or pollutant property Kg/kkg (or pounds per 1,000 lb) of
product
Continuous dischargers Non-continuous dischargers (annual
average)
Maximum for any 1 day Average of daily values for 30 consecutive days
BOD5 4.6 2.5 1.3
TSS 7.3 3.8 2.0
pH ( 1) ( 1) ( 1)
Maximum for any 1 day
Kg/kkg (or pounds per 1,000 lb) of product Milligrams/liter
Pentachlorophenol 0.0011 (0.016)(16.8)/y
Trichlorophenol 0.00099 (0.014)(16.8)/y
Zinc 0.21 (3.0)(16.8)/y
y = wastewater discharged in kgal per ton at all times.

1 Within the range of 5.0 to 9.0 at all times.

Subpart G

[NSPS mechanical pulp facilities where the integrated production of pulp and fine paper at groundwood mills occurs]

Pollutant or pollutant property Kg/kkg (or pounds per 1,000 lb) of
product
Continuous dischargers Non-continuous dischargers (annual
average)
Maximum for any 1 day Average of daily values for 30 consecutive days
BOD5 3.5 1.9 0.99
TSS 5.8 3.0 1.58
pH ( 1) ( 1) ( 1)
Maximum for any 1 day
Kg/kkg (or pounds per 1,000 lb) of product Milligrams/liter
Pentachlorophenol 0.0010 (0.016) (15.4)/y
Trichlorophenol 0.00092 (0.014) (15.4)/y
Zinc 0.19 (3.0) (15.4)/y
y = wastewater discharged in kgal per ton at all times.

1 Within the range of 5.0 to 9.0 at all times.

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The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 40 CFR Part 430 after this date.

  • 2012-05-18; vol. 77 # 97 - Friday, May 18, 2012
    1. 77 FR 29758 - Guidelines Establishing Test Procedures for the Analysis of Pollutants Under the Clean Water Act; Analysis and Sampling Procedures
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      Final rule.
      This regulation is effective on June 18, 2012. The incorporation by reference of these methods is approved by the Director of the Federal Register on June 18, 2012. For judicial review purposes, this final rule is promulgated as of 1:00 p.m. (Eastern time) on June 1, 2012 as provided at 40 CFR 23.2 and 23.7.
      40 CFR Parts 136, 260, 423, 430, and 435