9 Va. Admin. Code § 5-40-3000 - Standard for sulfur dioxide

No owner or other person shall cause or permit to be discharged into the atmosphere from any sulfur recovery operation any sulfur dioxide emissions in excess of a concentration of 8000 parts per million by volume and in excess of the mass emission rate specified in Table 4-22.

TABLE 4-22
Sulfur Production Rate (tons/day) Maximum Allowable S02 Mass Emission Rate (lbs/hr)
50 or less 415
100 830
200 1660
300 2490
400 3320
500 or more 4150


9 Va. Admin. Code § 5-40-3000
Derived from VR120-04-2203, eff. January 1, 1985.

Statutory Authority

§§ 10.1-1307 and 10.1-1308 of the Code of Virginia.

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