Governing Law and Regulations
Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (OEPA) Division of Air Pollution Control
Local air pollution control agencies
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (OEPA) requires new and modified sources of air pollution to be permitted. A permit to install and operate (PTIO) must be obtained before the modification of an existing source or the construction or installation of a new source begins. New major sources and major modifications must comply with the applicable provisions of nonattainment New Source Review (NSR), Prevention of Significant Deterioration (PSD), and Title V. See the state sections NEW SOURCE REVIEW and TITLE V for more information.
• Administration and enforcement. OEPA's Division of Air Pollution Control ...