SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY UNIFIED AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT

RULE 7070 - PERCHLOROETHYLENE FROM DRY CLEANING OPERATIONS
(Adopted June 15, 1995)

1.0 Purpose

The purpose of this rule is to control airborne emissions of perchloroethylene from dry cleaning operations. Compliance schedule, recordkeeping, and test methods are specified. This rule reflects the state Air Toxic Control Measure (ATCM) which was written and adopted by the California Air Resources Board. The District is mandated to enforce the ATCM as written. This rule incorporates provisions of California Code of Regulations Section 93109.

2.0 Applicability

The provisions of this rule shall apply to any person who owns or operates perchloroethylene dry cleaning equipment.

3.0 Definitions

For the purpose of this rule, the following definitions shall apply:

4.0 Requirements

5.0 Administrative Requirements

6.0 Compliance Schedule

A facility shall comply with all provisions of this section as follows:

Table 1

Equipment Requirements and Summary of Compliance Times for Existing and New Facilities

Equipment Requirements

DATE OF COMPLIANCE (October 1, 1994)

Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4 Column 5 Column 6 Column 7 Column 8
Facility & Compliance Option(s) Required Dry Cleaning Equipment Initial Notification Record

Keeping
Annual Reporting Leak Check & Repair Operation & Maintenance Requirement Environmental Training Requirement Equipment Requirement Water

Repelling, Dip Tank Requirement

Existing Facilities

Option 1

Option 2



Converted Closed loop Machine with a Primary Control System


Closed loop Machine with a Primary Control System


11/30/94








11/30/94


11/30/94








11/30/94


Specified by District






Specified by District


11/30/94








11/30/94


4/1/96








4/1/96


4/1/96








10/1/98


4/1/96








4/1/96
New Facilities Commencing Operations Prior to April 1, 1996
Closed loop Machine with a Primary Control System On application for permit Upon start of operation Specified by District Upon start of operation 3 mons. following start of operations Upon the start of operation Upon the start of operation
New Facilities Commencing Operations After April 1, 1996
Closed loop Machine with a Primary & Secondary Control System On application for permit Upon start of operation Specified by District Upon start of operation 3 mons. following start of operations Upon the start of operation Upon the start of operation