SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY UNIFIED AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT

RULE 7031 - DIOXIN - MEDICAL WASTE INCINERATORS
(Adopted December 19, 1991, Amended December 17, 1992)

1.0 Purpose

The purpose of this rule is to limit emissions of dioxins from the incineration of medical wastes. Monitoring and recordkeeping requirements and test methods for determining emissions are specified. A compliance schedule is also included.

2.0 Applicability

The requirements of this rule shall apply to any person who owns or operates a medical waste incinerator.

3.0 Definitions

4.0 Exemptions

5.0 Requirements

6.0 Administrative Requirements

7.0 Compliance Schedule