PLACER COUNTY AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT

RULE 202 - VISIBLE EMISSIONS
(Adopted 11-12-74; Revised 05-24-77, 06-19-79, 05-20-85)

A person shall not discharge into the atmosphere from any single source of emission whatsoever any air contaminant for a period or periods aggregating more that three (3) minutes in any one (1) hour which is:
 

  1. As dark or darker in shade as that designated as No. 1 on the Ringelmann Chart, as published by the United States Bureau of Mines, or
  2. Of such opacity as to obscure an observer's view to a degree equal to or greater than does smoke described in Subsection (A) above.