SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY UNIFIED AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT

RULE 4305 - BOILERS, STEAM GENERATORS, AND PROCESS HEATERS
(Adopted December 16, 1993; Amended March 16, 1995; Amended December 19, 1996)

1.0 Purpose

The purpose of this rule is to limit emissions of oxides of nitrogen from boilers, steam generators, and process heaters.

2.0 Applicability

3.0 Definitions

4.0 Exemptions

5.0 Requirements

All ppmv emission limits specified in this section are referenced at dry stack gas conditions and 3.00 percent by volume stack gas oxygen. Emission concentrations shall be corrected to 3.00 percent oxygen in accordance with Section 8.1.

5.1.1

 

Operated on Gaseous fuel

Operated on Liquid Fuel

For all units, except box or cabin type units and vertical cylindrical process heaters

30 ppmv or

0.036 lb/MMBtu

40 ppmv or

0.052 lb/MMBtu

For box or cabin type units, and vertical cylindrical process heaters

147 ppmv or

0.18 lb/MMBtu

155 ppmv or

0.2 lb/MMBtu

6.0 Administrative Requirements

7.0 Compliance Schedule

TABLE 1 - Compliance Schedules

Group

Emission Control Plan

ATC Application

Full Compliance

I

6/16/95

6/16/95

12/16/97

II

6/16/95

6/16/97

12/16/99

III

6/16/95, except as provided in Section 7.3

6/16/98

12/31/2000

IV

 

 

12/16/94

V

6/19/97

 

12/19/97

VI

6/19/97

6/19/97

5/31/99

VII

6/19/97

5/31/99

5/31/2001

8.0 Calculations

9.0 Alternative Emission Control