PLACER COUNTY AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT

RULE 208 - ORCHARD OR CITRUS HEATERS
(Adopted 11-12-74; Revised 05-24-77)

  1. No person shall use any orchard or citrus heater unless it has been approved by the ARB, or does not produce more than 1 gram per minute of unconsumed solid carbonaceous material.
  2. All orchard heaters shall be maintained in reasonably clean condition, good repair and working order. Whenever orchard heaters are burning they must be adequately attended and supervised to maintain the condition, adjustment and proper operation of the orchard heaters.
  3. It shall be unlawful for any person, for the purpose of frost protection to burn any rubber, rubber tires or other substance containing rubber, or to burn oil or other combustible substances in drums, pails or other containers except orchard heaters.