New Jersey New Source Review : What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Preconstruction permits: New Jersey Administrative Code (NJAC) 7:27-8

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Nonattainment New Source Review (NSR): NJAC 7:27-18

Nonattainment areas: 40 CFR 81.331

Applicability: NJAC 7:27-18.2 and NJAC 7:27-18.7

Permitting requirements: NJAC 7:27-18.3

Air quality impact analysis: NJAC 7:27-18.4

Emissions offsets: NJAC 7:27-18.3, NJAC 7:27-18.5, and NJAC 7:27-18.8

Prevention of Significant Deterioration (PSD): 40 CFR 52.21, 40 CFR 52.1603, and NJAC 7:27-8.1

Class I Areas: 40 CFR 81.420

Air quality impact analysis: NJAC 7:27-8.5

Regulatory Agency

New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Environmental Management Division of Air Quality

See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.

See national section for basic information and federal regulations.

Comparison: State vs. Federal

Rules. New Jersey's air permitting rules go beyond the federal New Source Review (NSR) permitting requirements found in the Clean Air Act. All significant sources must obtain preconstruction permits before any equipment can be constructed, installed, or altered, and operating certificates can be issued. Additional construction permitting information can be found in the state section AIR EMISSIONS PERMITS.

New major sources or modifications to existing major sources must comply with the applicable provisions of nonattainment NSR and/or Prevention of Significant Deterioration (PSD), depending on the attainment status of the area in which the source is located and the type and quantity of air pollutants emitted.

New Jersey currently has several counties that are in nonattainment with one or more of the National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS). Therefore, the provisions of nonattainment NSR apply to ...

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