IMPERIAL COUNTY AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT


RULE 419 - REDUCTION OF ANIMAL MATTER
(Adopted prior to 11/4/77; revised 9/14/99)

A. Applicability

This Rule applies to the operation of any Equipment for the Reduction of Animal Matter. The provisions of this Rule shall not apply to any Equipment used exclusively for the processing of food for human consumption.

B. Requirements

B.1 A Person shall not operate or use any article, machine, Equipment or other contrivance for the Reduction of Animal Matter unless all gases, vapors and gas-entrained effluents from such an article, machine, Equipment or other contrivance are:

B.1.a Incinerated at temperatures of not less than 1200 degrees Fahrenheit for a period of not less than 0.3 second, or

B.1.b Processed in such a manner determined by the Air Pollution Control Officer to be equally, or more effective than B.1.a, above.


B.2 A Person incinerating or processing gases, vapors or gas-entrained effluents pursuant to this Rule shall provide, properly install and maintain in calibration and in good working order, devices for indicating temperature, pressure or other operating conditions, as specified in the Authority to Construct or Permit to Operate or as specified by the Air Pollution Control Officer.