15A NCAC 02Q .0704       NEW FACILITIES

(a)  This Rule applies only to new facilities.

(b)  The owner or operator of a facility required to have a permit because of applicability of a Section in 15A NCAC 02D, other than 15A NCAC 02D .1100, are required to receive a permit to emit toxic air pollutants before beginning construction, and shall comply with the permit when beginning operation. This Paragraph does not apply to facilities whose emissions of toxic air pollutants result only from sources exempted under Rule .0102 of this Subchapter.

(c)  The owner or operator of the facility shall submit a permit application to comply with 15A NCAC 02D .1100 if emissions of any toxic air pollutant exceed the levels contained in Rule .0711 of this Section.

(d)  The permit application filed pursuant to this Rule shall include an evaluation for all toxic air pollutants listed in 15A NCAC 02D .1104. All sources at the facility, excluding sources exempt from evaluation in Rule .0702 of this Section, emitting these toxic air pollutants shall be included in the evaluation.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 143-215.3(a)(1); 143-215.107; 143-215.108; 143B-282;

Rule originally codified as part of 15A NCAC 2H .0610;

Eff. July 1, 1998;

Amended Eff. May 1, 2014.