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Title 40Chapter ISubchapter CPart 62 → Subpart BBB


Title 40: Protection of Environment
PART 62—APPROVAL AND PROMULGATION OF STATE PLANS FOR DESIGNATED FACILITIES AND POLLUTANTS


Subpart BBB—Puerto Rico


Contents

Fluoride Emissions From Phosphate Fertilizer Plants

§62.13100   Identification of plan—negative declaration

Sulfuric Acid Mist Emissions From Sulfuric Acid Production Plants

§62.13101   Identification of plan—negative declaration.

Fluoride Emissions From Primary Aluminum Reduction Plants

§62.13102   Identification of plan—negative declaration.

Total Reduced Sulfur From Kraft Pulp Mills

§62.13103   Identification of plan—negative declaration.

Emissions From Existing Municipal Waste Combustors With the Capacity To Burn Greater Than 250 Tons Per Day of Municipal Solid Waste

§62.13104   Identification of plan—negative declaration.

Air Emissions From Existing Small Municipal Waste Combustion Units With the Capacity To Combust at Least 35 Tons Per Day but No More Than 250 Tons Per Day of Municipal Solid Waste or Refuse Derived Fuel and Constructed on or Before August 30, 1999

§62.13105   Identification of plan—negative declaration.

Control of Air Emissions of Designated Pollutants From Existing Hospital, Medical, and Infectious Waste Incinerators

§62.13106   Identification of plan.

Landfill Gas Emissions From Existing Municipal Solid Waste Landfills (Section 111(d) Plan)

§62.13107   Identification of plan.

Control of Air Emissions of Designated Pollutants From Existing Commercial and Industrial Solid Waste Incineration Units

§62.13108   Identification of plan.

Air Emissions From Existing Sewage Sludge Incineration Units

§62.13109   Identification of plan.

Air Emissions From Other Solid Waste Incineration (OSWI) Units Constructed on or Before December 16, 2005

§62.13110   Identifcation of plan-negative declaration.

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Fluoride Emissions From Phosphate Fertilizer Plants

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§62.13100   Identification of plan—negative declaration

The Commonwealth Environmental Quality Board submitted, on January 31, 1978, a letter certifying that there are no existing phosphate fertilizer plants in Commonwealth subject to part 60, subpart B of this chapter.

[44 FR 41180, July 16, 1979]

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Sulfuric Acid Mist Emissions From Sulfuric Acid Production Plants

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§62.13101   Identification of plan—negative declaration.

The Commonwealth Environmental Quality Board submitted, on January 31, 1978, a letter certifying that there are no existing sulfuric acid plants in the Commonwealth subject to part 60, subpart B of this chapter.

[45 FR 37432, June 3, 1980; 46 FR 27342, May 19, 1981]

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Fluoride Emissions From Primary Aluminum Reduction Plants

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§62.13102   Identification of plan—negative declaration.

The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico submitted on April 28, 1981, a letter certifying that there are no existing primary aluminum plants in the Commonwealth subject to part 60 subpart B of this chapter.

[46 FR 43834, Sept. 1, 1981]

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Total Reduced Sulfur From Kraft Pulp Mills

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§62.13103   Identification of plan—negative declaration.

The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico submitted on April 28, 1981, a letter certifying that there are no existing kraft pulp mills in the Commonwealth subject to part 60 subpart B of this chapter.

[46 FR 43834, Sept. 1, 1981]

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Emissions From Existing Municipal Waste Combustors With the Capacity To Burn Greater Than 250 Tons Per Day of Municipal Solid Waste

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§62.13104   Identification of plan—negative declaration.

Letter from the Office of the Governor submitted December 12, 1996 certifying that there are no existing municipal waste combustor units in the Territory of Puerto Rico that are subject to part 60, subpart Cb, of this chapter.

[65 FR 33468, May 24, 2000]

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Air Emissions From Existing Small Municipal Waste Combustion Units With the Capacity To Combust at Least 35 Tons Per Day but No More Than 250 Tons Per Day of Municipal Solid Waste or Refuse Derived Fuel and Constructed on or Before August 30, 1999

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§62.13105   Identification of plan—negative declaration.

Letter from the Puerto Rico Environmental Quality Board, submitted August 2, 2001, certifying that there are no existing small municipal waste combustion units in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico subject to part 60, subpart BBBB of this chapter.

[66 FR 54718, Oct. 30, 2001]

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Control of Air Emissions of Designated Pollutants From Existing Hospital, Medical, and Infectious Waste Incinerators

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§62.13106   Identification of plan.

(a) The Puerto Rico Environmental Quality Board submitted to the Environmental Protection Agency on February 20, 2001, a “State Plan for implementation and enforcement of 40 CFR part 60, subpart Ce, Emission Guidelines and Compliance Times for Hospital/Medical/Infectious Waste Incinerators.

(b) Identification of sources: The plan applies to all applicable existing hospital/medical/infectious waste incinerators for which construction commenced on or before June 20, 1996.

[67 FR 41181, June 17, 2002]

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Landfill Gas Emissions From Existing Municipal Solid Waste Landfills (Section 111(d) Plan)

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§62.13107   Identification of plan.

(a) The Puerto Rico Environmental Quality Board submitted to the Environmental Protection Agency a “State Plan for implementation and enforcement of 40 CFR part 60, subpart Cc, Emission Guidelines and Compliance Times for Municipal Solid Waste Landfills on February 20, 2001.”

(b) Identification of sources: The plan applies to all applicable existing municipal solid waste landfills for which construction, reconstruction, or modification commenced before May 30, 1991; and for which waste has been accepted at any time since November 8, 1987 or that have added capacity for future waste deposition.

[67 FR 46600, July 16, 2002]

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Control of Air Emissions of Designated Pollutants From Existing Commercial and Industrial Solid Waste Incineration Units

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§62.13108   Identification of plan.

(a) The Puerto Rico Environmental Quality Board submitted to the Environmental Protection Agency on May 20, 2003, a “State Plan” for implementation and enforcement of 40 CFR part 60, subpart DDDD, Emission Guidelines and Compliance Times for Commercial and Industrial Solid Waste Incineration Units. The State Plan includes revisions to Rule 102 and Rule 405 of the Puerto Rico Regulations for the Control of Atmospheric Pollution, entitled, “Definitions” and “Incineration”, respectively. Revised Rules 102 and 405 were adopted on June 4, 2003 and effective on July 4, 2003.

(b) Identification of sources: The plan applies to all applicable existing Commercial and Industrial Solid Waste Incineration Units for which construction commenced on or before November 30, 1999.

[69 FR 11539, Mar. 11, 2004]

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Air Emissions From Existing Sewage Sludge Incineration Units

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§62.13109   Identification of plan.

(a) On July 30, 2014, the Puerto Rico Environmental Quality Board (PREQB) submitted to the Environmental Protection Agency a section 111(d)/129 plan for implementation and enforcement of 40 CFR part 60, subpart MMMM—Emission Guidelines and Compliance Times for Existing Sewage Sludge Incineration Units. In emails dated June 4, 2015, August 10, 2015 and November 10, 2015, the PREQB submitted clarifying information concerning Puerto Rico's plan. The State plan includes revisions to Rule 102 and Rule 405 of the Puerto Rico Regulations for the Control of Atmospheric Pollution, entitled, “Definitions” and “Incineration,” Respectively. The revisions to Rules 102 and 405 became effective on July 13, 2014. At the request of Puerto Rico, EPA has not taken any action on a provision of its State plan allowing for affirmative defenses of Clean Air Act violations in the case of malfunctions.

(b) Identification of sources: The plan applies to existing sewage sludge incineration (SSI) units that:

(1) Commenced construction on or before October 14, 2010; or

(2) Commenced a modification on or before September 21, 2011 primarily to comply with Puerto Rico's plan; and

(3) Meets the definition of a SSI unit defined in Puerto Rico's plan.

(c) The effective date of the plan for existing sewage sludge incineration units is May 31, 2016.

[81 FR 25613, Apr. 29, 2016]

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Air Emissions From Other Solid Waste Incineration (OSWI) Units Constructed on or Before December 16, 2005

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§62.13110   Identifcation of plan-negative declaration.

Letter from Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Office of Environmental Quality Board, September 25, 2006 to Alan Steinberg Regional Administrator EPA Region 2 certifying that there are no existing OSWI units in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico subject to 40 CFR part 60, subpart FFFF.

[81 FR 75710, Nov. 1, 2016]

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