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Title 40Chapter ISubchapter CPart 60Subpart Ce → Appendix


Title 40: Protection of Environment
PART 60—STANDARDS OF PERFORMANCE FOR NEW STATIONARY SOURCES
Subpart Ce—Emission Guidelines and Compliance Times for Hospital/Medical/Infectious Waste Incinerators


Table 1A to Subpart Ce of Part 60—Emissions Limits for Small, Medium, and Large HMIWI at Designated Facilities as Defined in §60.32e(a)(1)

PollutantUnits (7 percent oxygen, dry basis)Emissions limitsAveraging time1Method for demonstrating compliance2
HMIWI size
SmallMediumLarge
Particulate matterMilligrams per dry standard cubic meter (mg/dscm) (grains per dry standard cubic foot (gr/dscf))115 (0.05)69 (0.03)34 (0.015)3-run average (1-hour minimum sample time per run)EPA Reference Method 5 of appendix A-3 of part 60, or EPA Reference Method 26A or 29 of appendix A-8 of part 60.
Carbon monoxideParts per million by volume (ppmv)4040403-run average (1-hour minimum sample time per run)EPA Reference Method 10 or 10B of appendix A-4 of part 60.
Dioxins/furansNanograms per dry standard cubic meter total dioxins/furans (ng/dscm) (grains per billion dry standard cubic feet (gr/109 dscf)) or ng/dscm TEQ (gr/109 dscf)125 (55) or 2.3 (1.0)125 (55) or 2.3 (1.0)125 (55) or 2.3 (1.0)3-run average (4-hour minimum sample time per run)EPA Reference Method 23 of appendix A-7 of part 60.
Hydrogen chlorideppmv or percent reduction100 or 93%100 or 93%100 or 93%3-run average (1-hour minimum sample time per run)EPA Reference Method 26 or 26A of appendix A-8 of part 60.
Sulfur dioxideppmv5555553-run average (1-hour minimum sample time per run)EPA Reference Method 6 or 6C of appendix A-4 of part 60.
Nitrogen oxidesppmv2502502503-run average (1-hour minimum sample time per run)EPA Reference Method 7 or 7E of appendix A-4 of part 60.
Leadmg/dscm (grains per thousand dry standard cubic feet (gr/103 dscf)) or percent reduction1.2 (0.52) or 70%1.2 (0.52) or 70%1.2 (0.52) or 70%3-run average (1-hour minimum sample time per run)EPA Reference Method 29 of appendix A-8 of part 60.
Cadmiummg/dscm (gr/103 dscf) or percent reduction0.16 (0.07) or 65%0.16 (0.07) or 65%0.16 (0.07) or 65%3-run average (1-hour minimum sample time per run)EPA Reference Method 29 of appendix A-8 of part 60.
Mercurymg/dscm (gr/103 dscf) or percent reduction0.55 (0.24) or 85%0.55 (0.24) or 85%0.55 (0.24) or 85%3-run average (1-hour minimum sample time per run)EPA Reference Method 29 of appendix A-8 of part 60.

1Except as allowed under §60.56c(c) for HMIWI equipped with CEMS.

2Does not include CEMS and approved alternative non-EPA test methods allowed under §60.56c(b).

[60 FR 65414, Dec. 19, 1995, as amended at 74 FR 51405, Oct. 6, 2009; 76 FR 18412, Apr. 4, 2011]

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