Governing Law and Regulations
Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (Ohio EPA) Division of Hazardous Waste Management
Ohio EPA Division of Air Pollution Control
Local air pollution control agencies
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. In Ohio, the installation and operation of various boilers and industrial furnaces typically requires an air quality construction and operation permit, known as a permit to install and operate, which identifies the applicable requirements. Applicable sources must comply with the federal New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) for industrial/commercial/institutional boilers, the National Emissions Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) for industrial, commercial, and institutional boilers and process heaters, and the ...