GREAT BASIN UNIFIED AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT

RULE 700 - GENERAL
(Adopted 9/05/74)

This emergency regulation is designed to prevent the excessive buildup of air contaminants and to avoid any possibility of a catastrophe caused by toxic concentrations of air contaminants. Past history indicates that the possibility of such a catastrophe is extremely remote.

The Air Pollution Control Board deems it is desirable to have ready, and the Air Pollution Control Officer shall establish, an adequate plan to prevent such an occurrence, and in case of the happening of this unforeseen event, to provide for adequate actions to protect the health of the citizens in the Air Pollution Control District.