40 CFR 60.1460 - What equations must I use?
(a)Concentration correction to 7 percent oxygen. Correct any pollutant concentration to 7 percent oxygen using equation 1 of this section:
(b)Percent reduction in potential mercury emissions. Calculate the percent reduction in potential mercury emissions (%PHg) using equation 2 of this section:
(c)Percent reduction in potential hydrogen chloride emissions. Calculate the percent reduction in potential hydrogen chloride emissions (%PHC1) using equation 3 of this section:
(d)Capacity of a municipal waste combustion unit. For a municipal waste combustion unit that can operate continuously for 24-hour periods, calculate the municipal waste combustion unit capacity based on 24 hours of operation at the maximum charge rate. To determine the maximum charge rate, use one of two methods:
(e)Capacity of a batch municipal waste combustion unit. Calculate the capacity of a batch municipal waste combustion unit as the maximum design amount of municipal solid waste they can charge per batch multiplied by the maximum number of batches they can process in 24 hours. Calculate the maximum number of batches by dividing 24 by the number of hours needed to process one batch. Retain fractional batches in the calculation. For example, if one batch requires 16 hours, the municipal waste combustion unit can combust 24/16, or 1.5 batches, in 24 hours.
(f)Quarterly carbon usage. If you use activated carbon to comply with the dioxins/furans or mercury limits, calculate the required quarterly usage of carbon using equation 4 of this section for plant basis or equation 5 of this section for unit basis:
(1) Plant basis.
(2) Unit basis.
- 40 CFR 60.1410 — What Must I Include in My Annual Report?
- 40 CFR 60.1265 — How Do I Convert My 1-Hour Arithmetic Averages Into the Appropriate Averaging Times and Units?
- 40 CFR 60.1380 — What Must I Include in My Notice of Construction?
- 40 CFR 60.1370 — What Records Must I Keep for Municipal Waste Combustion Units That Use Activated Carbon?
- 40 CFR 60.1200 — What Are the Operating Practice Requirements for My Municipal Waste Combustion Unit?
- 40 CFR 60.1300 — What Test Methods Must I Use to Stack Test?
- 40 CFR 60.1455 — What Are the Recordkeeping and Reporting Requirements for Air Curtain Incinerators That Burn 100 Percent Yard Waste?