PLACER COUNTY AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT

RULE 226 - SULFUR CONTENT OF FUELS - LAKE TAHOE AIR BASIN
(Adopted 06-19-79; Revised 10-19-93)

This Rule shall apply to the Lake Tahoe Air Basin portion of the District.

  1. A person shall not sell or burn any liquid fuel having a sulfur content in excess of 0.5% by weight.
  2. A person shall not sell or burn any solid fossil fuel having a sulfur content in excess of 0.8% by weight.
  3. A person shall not sell or burn any natural gas or substitute natural gas commercially sold containing sulfur compounds in excess of 120 ppm (parts per million) calculated as hydrogen sulfide (H2S).
  4. The provisions of Section C of this rule shall not apply to sewage digester gas.