KERAPCD RULE 407-1 DISPOSAL OF SOLID AND LIQUID WASTES
LAST REVISED 05/00/89



RULE 407.1 Disposal of Solid and Liquid Wastes - Adopted 4/18/72, Amended 4/15/75, Renumbered 5/89

I. A person shall not discharge into the atmosphere from any incinerator or other equipment used to dispose of combustible refuse by burning, except as provided in Sections II., III., or IV. of this Rule, particulate matter in excess of 0.10 grain per cubic foot of gas calculated to 12 percent of carbon dioxide (CO2) at standard conditions.

II. A person shall not discharge into the atmosphere from any incinerator or other equipment used to dispose of combustible refuse by burning, having burning rates of 100 pounds per hour or less, except as provided in Section IV. of this Rule, particulate matter in excess of 0.30 grain per cubic foot of gas calculated to 12 percent of carbon dioxide (CO2) at standard conditions and shall not discharge particles which are individually large enough to be visible while suspended in the atmosphere.

III. A person shall not discharge into the atmosphere from any equipment whatsoever, used to process combustible refuse, except as provided in Section IV. of this Rule, particulate matter in excess of 0.30 grain per cubic foot of gas calculated to 12 percent of carbon dioxide (CO2) at standard conditions.

IV. A person shall not discharge into the atmosphere from any incinerator or other equipment used to dispose of combustible refuse, except as provided in Sections, I., II., or III., of this Rule, particulate matter in excess of 0.10 pounds per 100 pounds of combustible refuse charged.



Any carbon dioxide (CO2) produced by combustion of any liquid or gaseous fuels shall be excluded from the calculation to 12 percent of carbon dioxide (CO2).

The provisions of this Rule shall not apply to incinerators, approved by the governing fire control agency, used to dispose of residential rubbish by open burning as permitted by Rule 417.