COLUSA COUNTY AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT
REGULATION II - PROHIBITIONS
RULE 2.20 - REDUCTION OF ANIMAL MATTER
A person shall not operate or use any article, machine, equipment or other contrivance for the reduction of
animal matter unless all gases, vapor and gas-entrained effluents from such an article, machine, equipment or other
a. Incinerated at temperatures of not less than 1,200 degrees Fahrenheit, for a period of not less than 0.3 seconds; or,
b. Processed in such a manner, determined by the Air Pollution Control Officer, to be equally or more effective
for the purpose of air pollution control than subsection a., or this rule.
A person incinerating or processing gases, vapors or gas-entrained effluents pursuant to this rule shall provide,
properly install and maintain in calibration, in good working order and in operation devices, as specified in the
Permit to Construct or to Operate or as specified by the Air Pollution Control Officer, for indicating temperature,
pressure or other operating conditions.
For the purpose of this rule, reduction is defined as any heated process, including rendering, cooking, drying, dehydrating, digesting, evaporation, and protein concentrating. The provisions of this rule shall not apply to any article, machine, equipment or other contrivance used exclusively for the processing of food for human consumption.