Governing Law and Regulations
New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) for industrial/commercial/institutional boilers: 40 CFR 60.40b to 60.49b, 40 CFR 60.40c to 60.48c, and Rules and Regulations of the State of Tennessee (Rule) 1200-03-16
National Emissions Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) for industrial, commercial, and institutional boilers and process heaters: 40 CFR 63.7480 to 63.7575
NESHAP for industrial, commercial, and institutional boiler area sources: 40 CFR 63.11193 to 63.11237
Hazardous waste burned in boilers and industrial furnaces: 40 CFR 266.100 to 266.112 and Rule 0400-12-01-.09(8)
NESHAP from hazardous waste combustors: 40 CFR 63.1200 to 63.1213
Definitions: Rule 1200-03-02-.01
Particulate matter emissions: Rule 1200-03-06-.02, Rule 1200-03-06-.05, and Rule 1200-03-19-.11 to 1200-03-19-.13
Sulfur dioxide (SO2) emissions: Rule 1200-03-14-.01, Rule 1200-03-14-.02, Rule 1200-03-19-.14, and Rule 1200-03-19-.19
Nitrogen oxides (NOx) emissions: Rule 1200-03-27-.03
Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) Division of Solid and Hazardous Waste Management Hazardous Waste Management Program
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
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 4
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. In Tennessee, the installation and operation of various boilers ...