Governing Law and Regulations
North Dakota Department of Health Environmental Health Section Air Quality Division (AQD)
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Comparison: State vs. Federal
· Rules. North Dakota’s air permitting program requires a permit for the construction or modification of any stationary source within a list of designated source categories. In addition, major sources are required to comply with the applicable provisions of the Prevention of Significant Deterioration (PSD). See the state section NEW SOURCE REVIEW for additional information on major source construction permitting requirements.
Sources must obtain a separate operating permit before starting up routine operation of the source. Sources may be required to conduct performance tests before an operating permit is issued. Major sources are either subject to the ...