SACAQMD RULE 408 INCINERATOR BURNING          
LAST REVISED 06/01/76          

          SACRAMENTO METROPOLITAN AQMD                RULES AND REGULATIONS
                                   RULE 408 INCINERATOR BURNING
                                         Adopted 3-11-70
                                     (Amended 2-5-75, 6-1-76)

                                              INDEX

          100 GENERAL
              101  PURPOSE

          200 DEFINITIONS
              201  COMBUSTIBLE REFUSE
              202  MULTIPLE CHAMBER INCINERATOR

          300 STANDARDS
              301  INCINERATOR USE

          400 ADMINISTRATIVE REQUIREMENTS (NOT INCLUDED)

          500 MONITORING AND RECORDS (NOT INCLUDED)
          
          100 GENERAL

              101  PURPOSE:   To  limit  the  type  of incinerator used for
                   refuse disposal.

          200 DEFINITIONS

              201  COMBUSTIBLE  REFUSE:   Any solid or  liquid  combustible
                   waste material containing  carbon  in a free or combined
                   state.

              202  MULTIPLE-CHAMBER  INCINERATOR:   Any  article,  machine,
                   equipment, contrivance, structure or part  of structure,
                   used  to  dispose  of  combustible  refuse  by  burning,
                   consisting  of three or more refractory lined combustion
                   furnaces in series,  physically  separated by refractory
                   walls, interconnected by gas passage  ports or ducts and
                   employing  adequate  design  parameters  necessary   for
                   maximum  combustion  of  the  material to be burned. The
                   refractories shall have a Pyrometric  Cone Equivalent of
                   at least 17, tested according to the method described in
                   the American Society for Testing Materials, Method C-24.

          300 STANDARDS

              301  INCINERATORS:  A person shall not burn  any  combustible
                   refuse in any incinerator or other enclosure except:
                   301.1   Such refuse that is generated and burned  on the
                           premises  of a single or two-family dwelling  in
                           the  unincorporated   area   of  the  County  of
                           Sacramento, State of California,  situated south
                           of  the center line of Township 7 North,  or  in
                           any  incorporated   city  whose  boundaries  are
                           situated wholly south  of  such center line. The
                           burning  of putrescible waste,  bedding,  rubber
                           products are excluded from this exception.
                   301.2   In equipment  found by the Air Pollution Control
                           Officer in advance  of  such  use  to be equally
                           effective  for  the  purpose  of  air  pollution
                           control   as   an   approved   multiple  chamber
                           incinerator.