SDAPCD RULE X-E STDS.OF PERF.FOR INCINERATORS          
LAST REVISED 03/30/77

          
          SUBPART E  -  Standards of Performance for Incinerators
                        (Delegation Effective 3-30-77)


               RULE 260.50.   APPLICABILITY AND DESIGNATION OF AFFECTED
                              FACILITY

               The provisions of this subpart are applicable to each
          incinerator of more than 50 tons (45 metric tons) per day
          charging rate, the construction, reconstruction, or modification
          of which was commenced after August 17, 1971.


               RULE 260.51.   DEFINITIONS

               As used in this subpart, all terms not defined herein shall
          have the meaning given them in Subpart A of this regulation.

               (a)  "Incinerator" means any furnace used in the process of
          burning solid waste for the purpose of reducing the volume of the
          waste by removing combustible matter.

               (b)  "Solid Waste" means refuse, more than 50 percent of
          which is municipal type waste consisting of a mixture of paper,
          wood, yard wastes, food wastes, plastics, leather, rubber, and
          other combustibles, and non-combustible materials such as glass
          and rock.

               (c)  "Day" means 24 hours.


                    RULE 260.52.   STANDARD FOR PARTICULATE MATTER

               (a)  On and after the date on which the performance test
          required to be conducted by Rule 260.8 is completed, no owner or
          operator subject to the provisions of this subpart shall
          discharge or allow to be discharged into the atmosphere from any
          affected facility any gases which contain particulate matter in
          excess of 0.18 g/dscm (0.08 gr/dscf) corrected to 12 percent CO2.


               RULE 260.53.   MONITORING OF OPERATIONS

               (a)  The owner or operator of any incinerator subject to the
          provisions of this subpart shall record the daily charging rates
          and hours of operations.


               RULE 260.54    TEST METHODS AND PROCEDURES

               Performance tests shall be conducted as specified in Part
          60, Chapter I, Title 40, Code of Federal Regulations, Section
          60.54.