SAN DIEGO COUNTY AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT

RULE 361.155 - STANDARD FOR OPERATIONS THAT CONVERT ASBESTOS-CONTAINING WASTE MATERIAL INTO NONASBESTOS (ASBESTOS-FREE) MATERIAL

Each owner or operator of an operation that converts RACM and asbestos-containing waste material into nonasbestos (asbestos-free) material shall:

(a) Obtain prior written approval of the Administrator to construct the facility. To obtain approval, the owner or operator shall provide the Administrator with the following information:
 

(b) Conduct a startup performance test. Test results shall include:
 

(c) During the initial 90 days of operation:
 

(d) After the initial 90 days of operation:
 

(e) Discharge no visible emissions to the outside air from any part of the operation, or use the methods specified by Rule 361.152 to clean emissions containing particulate asbestos material before they escape to, or are vented to, the outside air.

(f) Maintain records onsite and include the following information:
 

(g) Submit the following reports to the Administrator:
 

(h) Nonasbestos (asbestos-free) output material is not subject to any of the provisions of this subpart. Output materials in which asbestos is detected, or output materials produced when the operating parameters deviated from those established during the startup performance testing, unless shown by TEM analysis to be asbestos-free, shall be considered to be asbestos-containing waste and shall be handled and disposed of according to Rules 361.150 and 361.154 or reprocessed while all of the established operating parameters are being met.