SAN DIEGO COUNTY AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT

RULE 260.454 - MONITORING OF EMISSIONS AND OPERATIONS

(a) The owner or operator of an affected facility that uses a capture system and an incinerator to comply with the emission limits specified under Rule 260.452 shall install, calibrate, maintain, and operate temperature measurement devices as prescribed below:
 

  1.  Where thermal incineration is used, a temperature measurement device shall be installed in the firebox. Where catalytic incineration is used, a temperature measurement device shall be installed in the gas stream immediately before and after the catalyst bed.
  2. Each temperature measurement device shall be installed, calibrated, and maintained according to the manufacturer's specifications. The device shall have an accuracy of the greater of 0.75 percent of the temperature being measured expressed in degrees Celsius or +2.5°C.
  3. Each temperature measurement device shall be equipped with a recording device so that a permanent continuous record is produced.