MONTEREY BAY UNIFIED AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT
 


RULE 424
NATIONAL EMISSION STANDARDS
FOR HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANTS (NESHAPS)

(Adopted 5-31-78; Revised 3-21-79, 10-11-84, 12-13-84, 12-17-86, 12-16-87, 2-20-91,and 9-17-97.)

CONTENTS

  1. INCORPORATION OF FEDERAL STANDARDS
  2. APPLICABILITY
  3. DEFINITION:  ADMINISTRATOR
  4. LIST OF INCORPORATED CFR PROVISIONS
  1. Incorporation of Federal Standards. The provisions of Part 61, Chapter I, Title 40 of the Code of Federal Regulations (40 CFR Part 61), which are in effect on July 1, 1996, are incorporated herein as part of the Rules and Regulations of the Monterey Bay Unified Air Pollution Control District.  Applicable provisions of 40 CFR Part 61 include those incorporated in the current bound CFR volume plus any provisions recently promulgated by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA), as noticed in the Federal Register, but not yet incorporated into the bound CFR.  Where there are currently effective provisions which are not yet included in the bound CFR volume, the Federal Register notice by which each provision was promulgated is referenced at the affected Subpart.
  2. Applicability. All stationary sources of air pollution to which any Subpart listed below applies shall comply with the standards, criteria, and requirements set forth herein.  Whenever any source is subject to more than one rule, regulation, provision or requirement relating to the control of any air contaminant, the most stringent provision shall apply.
  3. "Administrator" means "APCO". For the purpose of this Rule, the word "Administrator" as used in 40 CFR Part 61 shall mean the Air Pollution Control Officer (APCO) of the District, except where the reference to "Administrator" relates to approval of alternate or equivalent test methods or alternative work practices.
  4. List of Incorporated CFR Provisions. The following table lists all 40 CFR Part 61 provisions which are incorporated in their entirety as part of this Rule.  Federal Register (FR) references are to currently effective provisions promulgated or revised by US EPA but not yet incorporated into the currently available CFR volume.  Notations in this list indicate deviations from the US EPA-promulgated provision found in the CFR which have been adopted by the District Board for inclusion in this Rule.

CFR Subpart

Title

Subpart A General Provisions
Subpart B National Emission Standard for Radon-22 Emissions from Underground Uranium Mines
Subpart C National Emission Standard for Beryllium
Subpart D National Emission Standard for Beryllium Rocket Motor Firing
Subpart E National Emission Standard for Mercury
Subpart F National Emission Standard for Vinyl Chloride
Subpart H National Emission Standard for Radionuclide Emissions from Department Energy (DOE) Facilities
Subpart I National Emission Standards for Radionuclide Emissions from Federal Facilities Other Than Nuclear Regulatory Commission Licensees and Not Covered by Subpart H (As revised at 61 FR 68971)
Subpart J National Emission Standard for Equipment Leaks (Fugitive Emission Sources) of Benzene
Subpart K National Emission Standard for Radionuclide Emissions from Elemental Phosphorous Plants
Subpart L Benzene Emissions from Coke By-Products Recovery Plants
Subpart M

National Emission Standard for Asbestos

NOTE:The following provisions are added to the federal provisions indicated:

  • The definition of "Asbestos Mill" at §61.141 is revised to include the indoor or outdoor storage, handling, conveying, and loading of asbestos material. 
  • The definition of "Visible Emissions" at § 61.141 is clarified to include emissions from any source, whether a point source or an area source. 
  • The Standard for waste disposal for asbestos mills at §61.151 is revised to include incineration among the activities from which visible emissions are prohibited. 
Subpart N National Emission Standard for Inorganic Arsenic Emissions from Glass Manufacturing Plants
Subpart O National Emission Standard for Inorganic Arsenic Emissions from Primary Copper Smelters
Subpart P National Emission Standard for Inorganic Arsenic Emissions from Arsenic Trioxide and Metallic Arsenic Production Facilities
Subpart Q National Emission Standards for Radon Emissions From Department of Energy Facilities
Subpart R National Emission Standards for Radon Emissions From Phosphogypsum Stacks
Subpart T National Emission Standards for Radon Emissions From the Disposal of Uranium Mill Tailings
Subpart V National Emission Standard for Equipment Leaks (Fugitive Emission Sources)
Subpart W National Emission Standards for Radon-222 Emissions from Operating Mill Tailings.
Subpart Y Benzene Emissions from Benzene Storage Vessels
Subpart BB Benzene Emissions from Benzene Transfer Operations
Subpart FF Benzene Waste Operations

 
 

Appendix A to Part 61 Compliance Status Information
Appendix B to Part 61 Test Methods
Appendix C to Part 61 Quality Assurance Procedures
Appendix D to Part 61 Methods for Estimating Radionuclide Emissions
Appendix E to Part 61 Compliance Procedures Methods for Determining Compliance with Subpart I

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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