VENTURA COUNTY AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT

RULE 60 - NEW NON-MOBILE EQUIPMENT-SULFUR DIOXIDE, NITROGEN OXIDES AND PARTICULATE MATTER
(Adopted 9/29/70, Revised 5/23/72, 7/8/72)

A person shall not, after September 29, 1970, commence the building, erection, installation or expansion of any non-mobile equipment unless the discharge into the atmosphere of contaminants will not and does not exceed any one or more of the following rates:

  1. 200 pounds per hour of sulfur oxides, calculated as sulfur dioxide (SO2);
  2. 140 pounds per hour of oxides of nitrogen calculated as nitrogen dioxide (NO2);
  3. 10 pounds per hour of combustion contaminants as defined in Rule 2 and derived from the burning of a fuel.

For the purposes of this Rule, non-mobile equipment shall be composed of the minimum number of pieces of equipment, the simultaneous operation of which is required for the production process.

Nothing in this Rule shall be construed as preventing the maintenance or preventing the alteration or modification of existing equipment which will reduce its air contaminant emissions.