SANTA BARBARA COUNTY AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT

RULE 803 - PREVENTION OF SIGNIFICANT DETERIORATION
(Adopted 4/17/1997)

A. Applicability

B. Exemptions

C. Definitions

D. Requirements -- Best Available Control Technology

Table 1 - PSD Best Available Control Technology & Modelling Thresholds

Pollutant Pounds/day Tons/year

Particulate Matter

PM10 and its precursors

Carbon Monoxide

NOx, SOx, and ROCs

Lead

Asbestos

Beryllium

Mercury

Vinyl Chloride

Fluorides

Sulfuric Acid Mist

Total Reduced Sulfur (including H2S)

Reduced sulfur compounds

Municipal waste combustor organics

Municipal waste combustor metals

Municipal waste combustor acid gases

All other attainment pollutants or precursors

120

80

550

120

3.28

0.04

0.0022

0.55

5.48

16.4

38.4

54.8

54.8

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120

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0.0000035

15

40

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E. Requirements - Emission Offsets

F. Requirements - Air Quality Impact Analysis: Modeling

G. Requirements - Air Quality Impact Analysis: Pre and Post Construction Monitoring

Table 2: Prevention of Significant Deterioration Monitoring Thresholds

Pollutant Pounds/day

Particulate Matter

PM10

All other attainment pollutants

120

80

240

H. Requirements - Visibility, Soils, and Vegetation Analysis

I. Requirements - Ambient Air Quality Standards and Air Quality Increments

Table 3 - AIR QUALITY INCREMENTS

Maximum Allowable Increase

(in micrograms/cubic meter)



Pollutant:

 

 



Baseline

Air

Quality

Monitoring Level

Class I

Class II

Date

Standard

Total Suspended Particulates:

 

 

 

 

Annual Geometric Mean

5

19

8-7-77

 

24-Hour Maximum

10

37

 

 

Sulfur Dioxide:

 

 

 

 

Annual Arithmetic Mean

2

20

8-7-77

80

24-Hour Maximum

5

91

8-7-78

365

3-Hour Maximum

25

512

8-7-78

1,3000

Nitrogen Oxides:

 

 

 

 

Annual Arithmetic Mean

2.5

25

2-8-88

100

1-Hour Maximum1,*

10

100

to 470

1-1-84

470

Carbon Monoxide:

 

 

 

 

8-Hour Maximum

200

2500

1-1-84

10,000

1-Hour Maximum1

800

10000

1-1-84

40,000

Reactive Organic Compounds1:

 

 

 

 

3-Hour Maximum*

3

40-160

1-1-84

 

Particulate Matter (<10 µm):

 

 

 

 

Annual Arithmetic Mean

4

17

8-7-77

50

24-Hour Maximum

8

30

8-7-77

150

24-Hour Maximum1,*

 

12-30

1-1-84

50

J. Requirements - Calculations

K. Requirements - Administration