40 CFR 81.322 - Massachusetts.

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§ 81.322 Massachusetts.

Massachusetts - TSP

Designated area Does not meet primary standards Does not meet secondary standards Cannot be classified Better than national standards
Berkshire AQCR:
Adams X
North Adams X
Pittsfield X
All other cities and towns X
Central Massachusetts AQCR:
Worcester X
Athol X
Gardner X
Grafton X
Leominster X
Millbury X
Shrewsbury X
All other cities and towns X
Merrimack Valley AQCR:
Haverhill X
Lawrence X
All other cities and towns X
Pioneer Valley AQCR:
Springfiled X
Chicopee X
Holyoke X
Northampton X
South Hadley X
West Springfiled X
All other cities and towns X
Southeastern Massachusetts AQCR:
Fall River X
Attleboro X
New Bedford X
Taunton X
All other cities and towns X
Metropolitan Boston AQCR:
Topsfield X
Wakefield X
Walpole X
Watertown X
Wayland X
Wellesley X
Wenham X
Weston X
Westwood X
Weymouth X
Winchester X
Winthrop X
Boston X
Danvers X
Cambridge X
Framingham X
Lynn X
Marblehead X
Norwood X
Medford X
Peabody X
Quincy X
Revere X
Swampscott X
Waltham X
Arlington X
Belmont X
Beverly X
Braintree X
Brockton X
Brookline X
Canton X
Chelsa X
Dedham X
Everett X
Malden X
Marlborough X
Melrose X
Middletown X
Milton X
Natick X
Needham X
Newton X
Salem X
Saugus X
Somerville X
Southborough X
Stoneham X
All other cities and towns X

Massachusetts - 1971 Sulfur Dioxide NAAQS (Primary and Secondary)

Designated area Does not meet primary standards Does not meet secondary standards Cannot be classified Better than national standards
Boston and Milton X
Belchertown, Granby, Ludlow, Palmer, South Hadley and Wilbraham X
Remaining individual cities and towns 1 X

1 Each city and town, with the exception of Boston and Milton and Belchertown, Granby, Ludlow, Palmer, South Hadley and Wilbraham as indicated above, is a separate Section 107 designated attainment area.

Massachusetts - Carbon Monoxide

Designated area Designation Classification
Date 1 Type Date 1 Type
Boston area:
Middlesex County (part) Cities of Cambridge, Everett, Malden, Medford, and Somerville 4/1/96 Attainment
Norfolk County (part) Quincy City 4/1/96 Attainment
Suffolk County (part) Cities of Boston, Chelsea, and Revere 4/1/96 Attainment
Lowell area:
Middlesex County (part) Lowell City 4/22/02 Attainment
Springfield area:
Hampden County (part) Springfield City 4/22/02 Attainment
Waltham area:
Middlesex County (part) Waltham City 4/22/02 Attainment
Worcester area:
Worcester County (part) Worcester City 4/22/02 Attainment
AQCR 042 Hartford-New Haven-Springfield - All portions except Springfield City Unclassifiable/Attainment
AQCR 117 Berkshire Interstate Unclassifiable/Attainment
AQCR 118 Central Massachusetts Interstate - All portions except Worcester City Unclassifiable/Attainment
AQCR 119 Metropolitan Boston Intrastate - All portions except cities of Boston, Cambridge, Chelsea, Everett, Malden, Medford, Quincy, Revere, and Waltham. Unclassifiable/Attainment
AQCR 120 Metropolitan Providence Interstate Unclassifiable/Attainment
AQCR 121 Merrimack Valley-S New Hampshire - All portions except Lowell City Unclassifiable/Attainment

1 This date is November 15, 1990, unless otherwise noted.

Massachusetts - Ozone (1-Hour Standard) 3

Designated area Designation Classification
Date 1 Type Date 1 Type
Boston-Lawrence-Worcester (E. Mass) Area:
Barnstable County ( 2) Nonattainment ( 2) Serious.
Bristol County ( 2) Nonattainment ( 2) Serious.
Dukes County ( 2) Nonattainment ( 2) Serious.
Essex County ( 2) Nonattainment ( 2) Serious.
Middlesex County ( 2) Nonattainment ( 2) Serious.
Nantucket County ( 2) Nonattainment ( 2) Serious.
Norfolk County ( 2) Nonattainment ( 2) Serious.
Plymouth County ( 2) Nonattainment ( 2) Serious.
Suffolk County ( 2) Nonattainment ( 2) Serious.
Worcester County ( 2) Nonattainment ( 2) Serious.
Springfield (W. Mass) Area:
Berkshire County Nonattainment Serious.
Franklin County Nonattainment Serious.
Hampden County Nonattainment Serious.
Hampshire County Nonattainment Serious.

1 This date is November 15, 1990, unless otherwise noted.

2 This date is January 16, 2001.

3 The 1-hour ozone standard is revoked effective June 15, 2005 for all areas in Massachusetts.

Massachusetts - 1997 Annual PM2.5 NAAQS

[Primary and secondary]

Designated area Designation a Classification
Date 1 Type Date Type
Statewide:
Barnstable County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Berkshire County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Bristol County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Dukes County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Essex County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Franklin County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Hampden County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Hampshire County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Middlesex County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Nantucket County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Norfolk County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Plymouth County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Suffolk County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Worcester County Unclassifiable/Attainment.

a Includes Indian Country located in each county or area, except as otherwise specified.

1 This date is 90 days after January 5, 2005, unless otherwise noted.

Massachusetts - 2012 Annual PM2.5 NAAQS

[Primary]

Designated area 1 Designation Classification
Date 2 Type Date 2 Type
Statewide:
Barnstable County Unclassifiable/Attainment
Berkshire County Unclassifiable/Attainment
Bristol County Unclassifiable/Attainment
Dukes County Unclassifiable/Attainment
Essex County Unclassifiable/Attainment
Franklin County Unclassifiable/Attainment
Hampden County Unclassifiable/Attainment
Hampshire County Unclassifiable/Attainment
Middlesex County Unclassifiable/Attainment
Nantucket County Unclassifiable/Attainment
Norfolk County Unclassifiable/Attainment
Plymouth County Unclassifiable/Attainment
Suffolk County Unclassifiable/Attainment
Worcester County Unclassifiable/Attainment

1 Includes areas of Indian country located in each county or area, except as otherwise specified.

2 This date is April 15, 2015, unless otherwise noted.

Massachusetts - 1997 24-Hour PM2.5 NAAQS

[Primary and secondary]

Designated area Designation a Classification
Date 1 Type Date Type
Statewide:
Barnstable County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Berkshire County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Bristol County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Dukes County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Essex County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Franklin County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Hampden County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Hampshire County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Middlesex County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Nantucket County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Norfolk County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Plymouth County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Suffolk County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Worcester County Unclassifiable/Attainment.

a Includes Indian Country located in each county or area, except as otherwise specified.

1 This date is 90 days after January 5, 2005, unless otherwise noted.

Massachusetts - 2006 24-Hour PM2.5 NAAQS

[Primary and secondary]

Designated area Designation a Classification
Date 1 Type Date Type
Statewide:
Barnstable County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Berkshire County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Bristol County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Dukes County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Essex County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Franklin County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Hampden County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Hampshire County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Middlesex County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Nantucket County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Norfolk County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Plymouth County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Suffolk County Unclassifiable/Attainment.
Worcester County Unclassifiable/Attainment.

a Includes Indian Country located in each county or area, except as otherwise specified.

1 This date is 30 days after November 13, 2009, unless otherwise noted.

Massachusetts - NO2 (1971 Annual Standard)

Designated area Does not meet primary standards Does not meet secondary standards Cannot be classified Better than national standard
Each Individual City and Town 1 X

1 Each city and town is a separate Section 107 desginated Attainment Area.

Massachusetts - NO2 (2010 1-Hour Standard)

Designated area Designation a
Date 1 Type
State of Massachusetts Unclassifiable/Attainment.

a Includes Indian Country located in each county or area, except as otherwise specified.

1 This date is 90 days after October 31, 2011, unless otherwise noted.

Massachusetts - 1997 8-Hour Ozone NAAQS (Primary and Secondary)

Designated area Designation a Category/classification
Date 1 Type Date 1 Type
Boston-Lawrence-Worcester (E. Mass), MA:
Barnstable County Nonattainment Subpart 2/Moderate.
Bristol County Nonattainment Subpart 2/Moderate.
Dukes County Nonattainment Subpart 2/Moderate.
Essex County Nonattainment Subpart 2/Moderate.
Middlesex County Nonattainment Subpart 2/Moderate.
Nantucket County Nonattainment Subpart 2/Moderate.
Norfolk County Nonattainment Subpart 2/Moderate.
Plymouth County Nonattainment Subpart 2/Moderate.
Suffolk County Nonattainment Subpart 2/Moderate.
Worcester County Nonattainment Subpart 2/Moderate.
Springfield (W. Mass), MA:
Berkshire County Nonattainment Subpart 2/Moderate.
Franklin County Nonattainment Subpart 2/Moderate.
Hampden County Nonattainment Subpart 2/Moderate.
Hampshire County Nonattainment Subpart 2/Moderate.

a Includes Indian Country located in each county or area, except as otherwise specified.

1 This date is June 15, 2004, unless otherwise noted.

Massachusetts - 2008 8-Hour Ozone NAAQS (Primary and secondary)

Designated area Designation Classification
Date 1 Type Date 1 Type
Dukes County, MA: 2 Nonattainment Marginal.
Dukes County Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah) of Massachusetts 3
Rest of State: 4
Barnstable County Unclassifiable/Attainment
Berkshire County Unclassifiable/Attainment
Bristol County Unclassifiable/Attainment
Essex County Unclassifiable/Attainment
Franklin County Unclassifiable/Attainment
Hampden County. Unclassifiable/Attainment
Hampshire County Unclassifiable/Attainment
Middlesex County Unclassifiable/Attainment
Nantucket County Unclassifiable/Attainment
Norfolk County Unclassifiable/Attainment
Plymouth County Unclassifiable/Attainment
Suffolk County Unclassifiable/Attainment
Worcester County Unclassifiable/Attainment

1 This date is July 20, 2012, unless otherwise noted.

2 Excludes Indian country located in each area, unless otherwise noted.

3 Includes Indian country of the tribe listed in this table located in the identified area. Information pertaining to areas of Indian country in this table is intended for CAA planning purposes only and is not an EPA determination of Indian country status or any Indian country boundary. EPA lacks the authority to establish Indian country land status, and is making no determination of Indian country boundaries, in this table.

4 Includes any Indian country in each county or area, unless otherwise specified.

Massachusetts - 2008 Lead NAAQS

Designated area Designation for the 2008 NAAQS a
Date 1 Type
Whole State Unclassifiable/Attainment.

a Includes Indian Country located in each county or area, except as otherwise specified.

1 December 31, 2011 unless otherwise noted.

[43 FR 8964, Mar. 3, 1978]
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United States Code
U.S. Code: Title 42 - THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND WELFARE

§ 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. Pub. L. 101–549, title VI, § 601, Nov. 15, 1990, 104 Stat. 2648

§ 7470 - Congressional declaration of purpose

§ 7471 - Plan requirements

§ 7471q

§ 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 - NOx and VOC study

§ 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

§ 7602 - Definitions

§ 7603 - Emergency powers

§ 7604 - Citizen suits

§ 7605 - Representation in litigation

§ 7606 - Federal procurement

§ 7607 - Administrative proceedings and judicial review

§ 7608 - Mandatory licensing

§ 7609 - Policy review

§ 7610 - Other authority

§ 7611 - Records and audit

§ 7612 - Economic impact analyses

§ 7613 - Repealed. Pub. L. 101–549, title VIII, § 803, Nov. 15, 1990, 104 Stat. 2689

§ 7614 - Labor standards

§ 7615 - Separability

§ 7616 - Sewage treatment grants

§ 7617 - Economic impact assessment

§ 7618 - Repealed. Pub. L. 101–549, title I, § 108(q), Nov. 15, 1990, 104 Stat. 2469

§ 7619 - Air quality monitoring

§ 7620 - Standardized air quality modeling

§ 7621 - Employment effects

§ 7622 - Employee protection

§ 7623 - Repealed. Pub. L. 96–300, § 1(c), July 2, 1980, 94 Stat. 831

§ 7624 - Cost of vapor recovery equipment

§ 7625 - Vapor recovery for small business marketers of petroleum products

§ 7625-1

§ 7625a - Statutory construction

§ 7626 - Authorization of appropriations

§ 7627 - Air pollution from Outer Continental Shelf activities

§ 7628 - Demonstration grant program for local governments

§ 7641 - Noise abatement

§ 7642 - Authorization of appropriations

§ 7651 - Findings and purposes

§ 7651a - Definitions

§ 7651b - Sulfur dioxide allowance program for existing and new units

§ 7651c - Phase I sulfur dioxide requirements

§ 7651d - Phase II sulfur dioxide requirements

§ 7651e - Allowances for States with emissions rates at or below 0.80 lbs/mmBtu

§ 7651f - Nitrogen oxides emission reduction program

§ 7651g - Permits and compliance plans

§ 7651h - Repowered sources

§ 7651i - Election for additional sources

§ 7651j - Excess emissions penalty

§ 7651k - Monitoring, reporting, and recordkeeping requirements

§ 7651l - General compliance with other provisions

§ 7651m - Enforcement

§ 7651n - Clean coal technology regulatory incentives

§ 7651o - Contingency guarantee, auctions, reserve

§ 7661 - Definitions

§ 7661a - Permit programs

§ 7661b - Permit applications

§ 7661c - Permit requirements and conditions

§ 7661d - Notification to Administrator and contiguous States

§ 7661e - Other authorities

§ 7661f - Small business stationary source technical and environmental compliance assistance program

§ 7671 - Definitions

§ 7671a - Listing of class I and class II substances

§ 7671b - Monitoring and reporting requirements

§ 7671c - Phase-out of production and consumption of class I substances

§ 7671d - Phase-out of production and consumption of class II substances

§ 7671e - Accelerated schedule

§ 7671f - Exchange authority

§ 7671g - National recycling and emission reduction program

§ 7671h - Servicing of motor vehicle air conditioners

§ 7671i - Nonessential products containing chlorofluorocarbons

§ 7671j - Labeling

§ 7671k - Safe alternatives policy

§ 7671l - Federal procurement

§ 7671m - Relationship to other laws

§ 7671n - Authority of Administrator

§ 7671o - Transfers among Parties to Montreal Protocol

§ 7671p - International cooperation

§ 7671q - Miscellaneous provisions

Title 40 published on 2015-07-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 40 CFR Part 81 after this date.

  • 2015-12-08; vol. 80 # 235 - Tuesday, December 8, 2015
    1. 80 FR 76232 - PM 10 Plans and Redesignation Request; Truckee Meadows, Nevada; Deletion of TSP Area Designation
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