SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY UNIFIED AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT

RULE 4202 - PARTICULATE MATTER - EMISSION RATE
(Adopted May 21, 1992, Amended December 17, 1992)

1.0 Purpose

The purpose of this rule is to limit particulate matter emissions by establishing allowable emission rates. The calculation methods for determining the emission rate based on process weight are specified.

2.0 Applicability

This rule shall apply to any source operation which emits or may emit particulate matter emissions.

3.0 Definitions

4.0 Requirements

A person shall not discharge into the atmosphere from any source operation, particulate matter in excess of that allowed by the following process weight tables.

ALLOWABLE EMISSION RATE BASED ON PROCESS WEIGHT RATE

Process Weight Rate



Maximum Allowable Emission Rate Lbs/Hr

Lbs/Hr

Tons/Hr

50

0.025

0.36

100

0.05

0.55

500

0.25

1.52

1,000

0.50

2.25

5,000

2.5

6.34

10,000

5.0

9.73

20,000

10.0

14.97

60,000

30.0

29.57

80,000

40.0

31.19

120,000

60.0

33.28

160,000

80.0

34.85

200,000

100.0

36.11

400,000

200.0

40.35

1,000,000

500.0

46.72