Governing Law and Regulations
Utah Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Division of Solid and Hazardous Waste
DEQ Division of Air Quality
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 8
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See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. In Utah, the installation and operation of various boilers and industrial furnaces typically requires an air quality permit, which identifies the applicable requirements. Utah has incorporated by reference the federal new source performance standards (NSPS) for industrial/commercial institutional boilers and the national emissions standards for hazardous air pollutants (NESHAP) for industrial, commercial, and institutional boilers and process heaters, but has not yet incorporated the NESHAP for industrial, commercial, and institutional boiler area sources.
Federal rules governing the combustion of hazardous waste in ...