Governing Law and Regulations
Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) Division of Air Pollution Control
Chattanooga/Hamilton County Air Pollution Control Bureau
Knox County Air Quality Management Division
Memphis and Shelby County Health Department
Metropolitan Health Department of Nashville/Davidson County Air Pollution Control Division
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Tennessee is authorized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to administer its own air emissions permit program. Tennessee requires new and modified sources of ...