SACRAMENTO METROPOLITAN AIR QUALITY MANAGEMENT DISTRICT

RULE 410 - REDUCTION OF ANIMAL MATTER
(Adopted 5-15-72; Amended 6-1-76, 8-3-77)


INDEX

100 GENERAL

200 DEFINITIONS

300 STANDARDS

400 ADMINISTRATIVE REQUIREMENTS

500 MONITORING AND RECORDS (NOT INCLUDED)


100 GENERAL

101 PURPOSE: To control odors from animal matter reduction facilities by treatment of gases, vapors and gas-entrained effluents.

102 EXEMPTIONS: The provisions of this rule shall not apply to any article, machine, equipment or other contrivance used exclusively for the processing of food for human consumption.

200 DEFINITIONS

201 REDUCTION: Any heated process, including rendering, cooking, drying, dehydrating, digesting, evaporating and protein concentrating.

300 STANDARDS

301 LIMITATIONS: 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:

400 ADMINISTRATIVE REQUIREMENTS

401 MAINTENANCE OF EQUIPMENT: A person incinerating or processing gases, vapors or gas entrained effluents pursuant to the rule shall provide, properly install, and maintain in calibration and in good working order, operational devices as specified in the authority to construct or permit to operate or as specified by the Air Pollution Control Officer, for indicating temperature, pressure or other operating conditions.