YOLO-SOLANO AIR QUALITY MANAGEMENT DISTRICT

RULE 3.7 - EMISSION STATEMENTS
Adopted July 28, 1993

INDEX

100 GENERAL

101 PURPOSE

102 APPLICABILITY

103 EXEMPTION, SMALL SOURCES

200 DEFINITIONS

201 RESPONSIBLE OFFICIAL

300 STANDARDS

301 EMISSIONS STATEMENT

400 ADMINISTRATIVE REQUIREMENTS

401 COMPLIANCE SCHEDULE

402 CERTIFICATION




100 GENERAL

101 PURPOSE: The purpose of this rule is to provide the District with an accurate accounting of emissions from significant sources with which the District and ARB can compile an accurate inventory.

102 APPLICABILITY: This rule applies to all owners or operators of stationary sources that emit or may emit oxides of nitrogen or reactive organic compounds.

103 EXEMPTION - SMALL SOURCES: The Air Pollution Control Officer (APCO) may waive the requirement for emission statements for any class or category of stationary sources which emit less than 25 tons per year of both oxides of nitrogen and reactive organic compounds if the District has provided the ARB with an emission inventory of those sources emitting greater than 10 tons per year of oxides of nitrogen or reactive organic compounds based on the use of emission factors acceptable to the ARB.

200 DEFINITIONS

201 RESPONSIBLE OFFICIAL: An officer of the company or business operating an emissions unit, who is responsible for the completion and certification of the emissions statement, and who accepts legal responsibility for the emission statement's accuracy.

300 STANDARDS

301 EMISSIONS STATEMENT: Any stationary source which emits or may emit oxides of nitrogen or reactive organic compounds shall provide the District with a written statement, in such form as the APCO prescribes, showing actual emissions from that stationary source. As a minimum the emissions statement shall contain all of the information contained in the ARB's Emission Inventory Turn Around Document as described in Instructions for the Emission Data System Review and Update Report. The statement shall contain emissions for the previous calendar year.

The owner or operator of any stationary source subject to this section may comply with the provisions of this section by satisfying either of the following requirements:

301.1 The owner or operator shall return an Emissions Statement to the APCO. The Emissions Statement shall contain all information requested in the Emissions Data Survey Form and emission estimates. This Emissions Statement shall be certified by the responsible official of the source and shall state that the information contained in the Emissions Statement is accurate to the best knowledge of the individual certifying the statement.

301.2 The owner or operator shall complete and return an Emissions Data Survey Form to the APCO. The District shall estimate the emissions of the stationary source based on the data contained in the Emissions Data Survey Form. The emissions estimates calculated by the District shall be provided to the owner or operator of the source and shall be certified by the responsible official and returned to the district. This Emissions Statement shall state that the information contained in the Emissions Statement is accurate to the best knowledge of the individual certifying the statement.

400 ADMINISTRATIVE REQUIREMENTS

401 COMPLIANCE SCHEDULE: The initial emissions statement shall cover calendar year 1992 emissions and shall be submitted to the District by September 30, 1993. Emissions statements shall be submitted annually thereafter no later than March 31 of the year following the period specified in Section 301 of this rule.

402 CERTIFICATION: All emissions statements shall contain a certification by a responsible official of the stationary source that the information contained in the emissions statement is accurate to the best knowledge of the person certifying the emissions statement.