Department of Environmental Quality
Air Pollution Control Board
Hazardous Air Pollutant Sources [9 VAC 5 ‑ 60]
|Description||Establishes emission standards, consisting of emission limits and control technology requirements, and other requirements which control levels of hazardous air pollutants and toxic pollutants being emitted into the ambient air. Establishes source surveillance requirements which (i) provide the enforcement basis, specify test methods and procedures, and specify procedures for continuous or process parameter monitoring for determining compliance with the emission standards and (ii) require the owner to provide certain notifications, records and reports.|
|State Authority||Section 10.1-1308 of the Code of Virginia|
Section 112 of the Clean Air Act
40 Code of Federal Regulations, Parts 61 and 63
|Exempt from APA||No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.|
|Text of Regulation||Link to Virginia Administrative Code|
|Goals of Regulation||
To protect public health and/or welfare with the least possible cost and intrusiveness to the citizens and businesses of the Commonwealth.
To ensure that owners comply with air pollution emission limits and control technology requirements in order to control levels of hazardous air pollutants and toxic pollutants being emitted into the ambient air.
To prohibit emissions which would adversely impact public health and/or welfare.
To enable the department to carry out source surveillance and compliance activities.
|Name / Title:||Karen G. Sabasteanski|
1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
|Telephone:||(804)698-4426 FAX: (804)698-4510 TDD: ()-|