SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY UNIFIED AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT

RULE 4452 - PUMP AND COMPRESSOR SEALS AT PETROLEUM REFINERIES AND CHEMICAL PLANTS
(Adopted April 11, 1991, Amended September 19, 1991, Amended December 17, 1992)

1.0 Purpose

The purpose of this rule is to limit leaks from pumps and compressors and associated seals that may result in fugitive emissions of VOC at petroleum refineries and chemical plants. Inspection, repair and maintenance schedules, recordkeeping and administrative requirements, and test methods are specified.

2.0 Applicability

This rule applies to seals on pumps and compressors and associated seal fluid systems in petroleum refineries and chemical plants that may be the source of fugitive VOC emissions.

3.0 Definitions

4.0 Exemptions

The provisions of this rule shall not apply to:

5.0 Requirements

6.0 Administrative Requirements

7.0 Compliance Schedule