NORTHERN SONOMA COUNTY AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT

Regulation 5 -- Procedures for Issuing Permits to Operate for Sources Subject to Title V of the Federal Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990

(Adopted October 12, 1993)(Amended May 8, 2001)


Chapter III -- APPLICABILITY OF REGULATION 5


Rule 5.300 APPLICABILITY

(a) Sources Subject to Regulation 5
[Reference: 40 CFR 70.3 (3)]

The sources listed below are subject to the requirements of Regulation 5:

(1) A major source;

(2) A source with an acid rain unit for which application for an Acid Rain Permit is required pursuant to Title IV of the Clean Air Act;

(3) A solid waste incinerator subject to a performance standard promulgated pursuant to section 111 or 129 of the Clean Air Act;

(4) Any other source in a source category designated pursuant to 40 CFR Part 70.3 by rule of the U.S. EPA; and

(5) Any source that is subject to a standard or other requirement promulgated pursuant to section 111 or 112 of the Clean Air Act, published after July 21, 1992, designated pursuant to 40 CFR Part 70.3 by the U.S. EPA at the time the new standard or requirement is promulgated.


(b) Sources Exempt from Regulation 5
[Reference: 40 CFR 70.3 (b)]

The sources listed below are not subject to the requirements of Regulation 5:

(1) Any stationary source that would be required to obtain a permit solely because it is subject to 40 CFR Part 60, Subpart AAA (Standards of Performance for New Residential Wood Heaters);

(2) Any stationary source that would be required to obtain a permit solely because it is subject to 40 CFR Part 61, Subpart M, section 145 (National Emission Standards for Asbestos, Standard for Demolition and Renovation); and

(3) Any other source in a source category deferred pursuant to 40 CFR Part 70.3 by U.S. EPA rulemaking, unless such source is otherwise subject to Title V (i.e., it is a major source).