e-CFR Navigation Aids


Simple Search

Advanced Search

 — Boolean

 — Proximity


Search History

Search Tips


Latest Updates

User Info


Agency List

Incorporation By Reference

eCFR logo

Related Resources

Electronic Code of Federal Regulations

We invite you to try out our new beta eCFR site at https://ecfr.federalregister.gov. We have made big changes to make the eCFR easier to use. Be sure to leave feedback using the Feedback button on the bottom right of each page!

e-CFR data is current as of January 14, 2021

Title 40Chapter ISubchapter CPart 63Subpart SSSSS → Appendix

Title 40: Protection of Environment
Subpart SSSSS—National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants for Refractory Products Manufacturing

Table 11 to Subpart SSSSS of Part 63—Applicability of General Provisions to Subpart SSSSS

Link to an amendment published at 85 FR 73918, Nov. 19, 2020.

As stated in §63.9820, you must comply with the applicable General Provisions requirements according to the following table:

Citation Subject Brief description Applies to subpart SSSSS
§63.3Units and AbbreviationsYes.
§63.4Prohibited ActivitiesCompliance date; circumvention, severabilityYes.
§63.5Construction/ReconstructionApplicability; applications; approvalsYes.
§63.6(a)ApplicabilityGeneral Provisions (GP) apply unless compliance extension; GP apply to area sources that become majorYes.
§63.6(b)(1)-(4)Compliance Dates for New and Reconstructed SourcesStandards apply at effective date; 3 years after effective date; upon startup; 10 years after construction or reconstruction commences for section 112(f)Yes.
§63.6(b)(7)Compliance Dates for New and Reconstructed Area Sources That Become MajorArea sources that become major must comply with major source standards immediately upon becoming major, regardless of whether required to comply when they were area sourcesYes.
§63.6(c)(1)-(2)Compliance Dates for Existing SourcesComply according to date in subpart, which must be no later than 3 years after effective date; for section 112(f) standards, comply within 90 days of effective date unless compliance extensionYes.
§63.6(c)(5)Compliance Dates for Existing Area Sources That Become MajorArea sources that become major must comply with major source standards by date indicated in subpart or by equivalent time period (for example, 3 years)Yes.
§63.6(e)(1)-(2)Operation & MaintenanceOperate to minimize emissions at all times; correct malfunctions as soon as practicable; requirements independently enforceable; information Administrator will use to determine if operation and maintenance requirements were metYes.
§63.6(e)(3)Startup, Shutdown, and Malfunction Plan (SSMP)Yes.
§63.6(f)(1)Compliance Except During SSMYou must comply with emission standards at all times except during SSMYes.
§63.6(f)(2)-(3)Methods for Determining ComplianceCompliance based on performance test, operation and maintenance plans, records, inspectionYes.
§63.6(g)(1)-(3)Alternative StandardProcedures for getting an alternative standard.Yes.
§63.6(h)(1)-(9)Opacity/Visible Emission (VE) StandardsNot applicable.
§63.6(i)(1)-(14)Compliance ExtensionProcedures and criteria for Administrator to grant compliance extensionYes.
§63.6(j)Presidential Compliance ExemptionPresident may exempt source categoryYes.
§63.7(a)(1)-(2)Performance Test DatesDates for conducting initial performance testing and other compliance demonstrations; must conduct 180 days after first subject to ruleYes.
§63.7(a)(3)Section 114 AuthorityAdministrator may require a performance test under CAA section 114 at any timeYes.
§63.7(b)(1)Notification of Performance TestMust notify Administrator 60 days before the testYes.
§63.7(b)(2)Notification of ReschedulingMust notify Administrator 5 days before scheduled date and provide rescheduled dateYes.
§63.7(c)Quality Assurance/Test PlanRequirements; test plan approval procedures; performance audit requirements; internal and external QA procedures for testingYes.
§63.7(d)Testing FacilitiesYes.
§63.7(e)(1)Conditions for Conducting Performance TestsPerformance tests must be conducted under representative conditions; cannot conduct performance tests during SSM; not a violation to exceed standard during SSMNo, §63.9800 specifies requirements; Yes; Yes.
§63.7(e)(2)Conditions for Conducting Performance TestsMust conduct according to subpart and EPA test methods unless Administrator approves alternativeYes.
§63.7(e)(3)Test Run DurationMust have three test runs of at least 1 hour each; compliance is based on arithmetic mean of three runs; conditions when data from an additional test run can be usedYes; Yes, except where specified in §63.9800 for batch process sources; Yes.
§63.7(f)Alternative Test MethodYes.
§63.7(g)Performance Test Data AnalysisYes.
§63.7(h)Waiver of TestYes.
§63.8(a)(1)Applicability of Monitoring RequirementsYes.
§63.8(a)(2)Performance SpecificationsPerformance Specifications in appendix B of 40 CFR part 60 applyYes.
§63.8(a)(4)Monitoring with FlaresNot applicable.
§63.8(b)(1)MonitoringMust conduct monitoring according to standard unless Administrator approves alternativeYes.
§63.8(b)(2)-(3)Multiple Effluents and Multiple Monitoring SystemsSpecific requirements for installing and reporting on monitoring systemsYes.
§63.8(c)(1)Monitoring System Operation and MaintenanceMaintenance consistent with good air pollution control practicesYes.
§63.8(c)(1)(i)Routine and Predictable SSMReporting requirements for SSM when action is described in SSMPYes.
§63.8(c)(1)(ii)SSM not in SSMPReporting requirements for SSM when action is not described in SSMPYes.
§63.8(c)(1)(iii)Compliance with Operation and Maintenance RequirementsHow Administrator determines if source is complying with operation and maintenance requirementsYes.
§63.8(c)(2)-(3)Monitoring System InstallationMust install to get representative emission and parameter measurementsYes.
§63.8(c)(4)CMS RequirementsNo, §63.9808 specifies requirements.
§63.8(c)(5)COMS Minimum ProceduresNot applicable.
§63.8(c)(6)CMS RequirementsApplies only to sources required to install and operate a THC CEMS.
§63.8(c)(7)(i)(A)CMS RequirementsApplies only to sources required to install and operate a THC CEMS.
§63.8(c)(7)(i)(B)CMS RequirementsApplies only to sources required to install and operate a THC CEMS.
§63.8(c)(7)(i)(C)CMS RequirementsNot applicable.
§63.8(c)(7)(ii)CMS RequirementsCorrective action required when CMS is out of controlYes.
§63.8(c)(8)CMS RequirementsYes.
§63.8(d)CMS Quality ControlApplies only to sources required to install and operate a THC CEMS.
§63.8(e)CMS Performance EvaluationApplies only to sources required to install and operate a THC CEMS.
§63.8(f)(1)-(5)Alternative Monitoring MethodYes.
§63.8(f)(6)Alternative to Relative Accuracy TestYes.
§63.8(g)Data ReductionApplies only to sources required to install and operate a THC CEMS.
§63.9(a)Notification RequirementsYes.
§63.9(b)(1)-(5)Initial NotificationsYes.
§63.9(c)Request for Compliance ExtensionYes.
§63.9(d)Notification of Special Compliance Requirements for New SourceYes.
§63.9(e)Notification of Performance TestNotify Administrator 60 days priorYes.
§63.9(f)Notification of VE/Opacity TestNot applicable.
§63.9(g)Additional Notifications When Using CMSApplies only to sources required to install and operate a THC CEMS.
§63.9(h)Notification of Compliance StatusYes.
§63.9(i)Adjustment of Submittal DeadlinesYes.
§63.9(j)Change in Previous InformationYes.
§63.10(b)(2)(i)-(v)Records Related to Startup, Shutdown, and MalfunctionYes.
§63.10(b)(2)(vi) and (x-xi)CMS RecordsYes.
§63.10(b)(2)(vii)-(ix)RecordsMeasurements to demonstrate compliance with emission limitations; performance test, performance evaluation, and visible emission observation results; measurements to determine conditions of performance tests and performance evaluationsYes.
§63.10(b)(2)(xii)RecordsRecords when under waiverYes.
§63.10(b)(2)(xiii)RecordsRecords when using alternative to relative accuracy testNot applicable.
§63.10(b)(2)(xiv)RecordsAll documentation supporting Initial Notification and Notification of Compliance StatusYes.
§63.10(b)(3)RecordsApplicability DeterminationsYes.
§63.10(c)(1)-(6), (9)-(15)RecordsAdditional Records for CMSNot applicable.
§63.10(c)(7)-(8)RecordsRecords of excess emissions and parameter monitoring exceedances for CMSNo, §63.9816 specifies requirements.
§63.10(d)(1)General Reporting RequirementsRequirements for reportingYes.
§63.10(d)(2)Report of Performance Test ResultsWhen to submit to Federal or State authorityYes.
§63.10(d)(3)Reporting Opacity or VE ObservationsNot applicable.
§63.10(d)(4)Progress ReportsMust submit progress reports on schedule if under compliance extensionYes.
§63.10(d)(5)Startup, Shutdown, and Malfunction ReportsContents and submissionYes.
§63.10(e)(1)-(2)Additional CMS ReportsApplies only to sources required to install and operate a THC CEMS.
§63.10(e)(3)ReportsNo, §63.9814 specifies requirements.
§63.10(e)(4)Reporting COMS dataNot applicable.
§63.10(f)Waiver for Recordkeeping/ReportingYes.
§63.11FlaresNot applicable.
§63.14Incorporation by ReferenceYes.
§63.15Availability of InformationYes.

Need assistance?