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Title 40Chapter ISubchapter CPart 62 → Subpart T


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


Subpart T—Louisiana


Contents

Plan for Control of Designated Pollutants From Existing Facilities (Section 111(d) Plan)

§62.4620   Identification of plan.
§62.4621   Emission standards and compliance schedules.
§62.4622   Emission inventories, source surveillance, reports.
§62.4623   Legal authority.

Sulfuric Acid Mist From Existing Sulfuric Acid Plants

§62.4624   Identification of sources.

Fluoride Emissions From Existing Phosphate Fertilizer Plants

§62.4625   Identification of sources.
§62.4626   Effective date.

Fluoride Emissions From Existing Primary Aluminum Plants

§62.4627   Identification of sources.
§62.4628   Effective date.

Total Reduced Sulfur Emissions From Existing Kraft Pulp Mills

§62.4629   Identification of sources.
§62.4630   Effective date.

Landfill Gas Emissions From Existing Municipal Solid Waste Landfills

§62.4631   Identification of Sources.
§62.4632   Effective Date.

Air Emissions From Hazardous/Medical/Infectious Waste Incinerators

§62.4633   Identification of sources.

Effective Date

§62.4634   Effective date.

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

§62.4650   Identification of plan—negative declaration.

Emissions From Existing Small Municipal Waste Combustion Units

§62.4660   Identification of sources—negative declaration.

Existing Commercial and Industrial Solid Waste Incineration Units

§62.4670   Identification of sources.
§62.4671   Effective date.

MERCURY EMISSIONS FROM COAL-FIRED ELECTRIC STEAM GENERATING UNITS

§62.4680   Identification of sources.
§62.4681   Effective date.

Source: 44 FR 54053, Sept. 18, 1979, unless otherwise noted.

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Plan for Control of Designated Pollutants From Existing Facilities (Section 111(d) Plan)

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§62.4620   Identification of plan.

(a) Identification of plan. Louisiana Plan for Control of Designated Pollutants from Existing Facilities (111(d) Plan).

(b) The plan was officially submitted as follows:

(1) Control of sulfuric acid mist from sulfuric acid plants, and fluoride emissions from existing facilities at phosphate fertilizer plants, submitted on July 18, 1978, having been adopted by the State November 30, 1977, and letter dated February 16, 1982.

(2) Control of fluoride emissions from existing facilities at primary aluminum plants, submitted on January 12, 1981, having been adopted by the State on December 11, 1980.

(3) Control of total reduced sulfur from existing facilities at kraft pulp mill plants, submitted in December 1979, having been adopted November 27, 1979, and letter dated February 16, 1982.

(4) Control of landfill gas emissions from existing municipal solid waste landfills, submitted on December 9, 1996 (LAC 33.III.3003.B, Table 2), and revised on December 20, 1998 (LAC 33.III.3003.C.4).

(5) Control of air emissions from designated hazardous/medical/infectious waste incinerators, submitted by the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality on December 30, 1998 (LAC 33.III.3003.C.5).

(6) Control of air emissions from existing commercial and industrial solid waste incineration units, submitted by the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality on February 18, 2003 (LAC 33:III.3003.B.6).

(7) Control of mercury emissions from coal-fired electric steam generating units and coal-fired electric generating units as defined in 40 CFR 60.24(h)(8): Clean Air Act Section 111(d) Plan for Coal-Fired Electrical Steam Generating Units, submitted by the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality on October 25, 2006 (LAC 33:III.3003.A).

(c) Designated facilities. The plan applies to existing facilities in the following categories of sources:

(1) Sulfuric acid plants.

(2) Phosphate fertilizer plants.

(3) Primary aluminum plants.

(4) Kraft pulp mills.

(5) Municipal solid waste landfills.

(6) Hazardous/medical/infectious waste incinerators.

(7) Commercial and industrial solid waste incineration units.

(8) Coal-fired electric steam generating units and coal-fired electric generating units as defined in 40 CFR 60.24(h)(8).

[47 FR 20491, May 12, 1982, as amended at 62 FR 45732, Aug. 29, 1997; 64 FR 32433, June 17, 1999; 69 FR 9953, Mar. 3, 2004; 72 FR 46164, Aug. 17, 2007]

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§62.4621   Emission standards and compliance schedules.

(a) The requirements of §60.24(b)(2) of this chapter are not met since the test methods and procedures for determining compliance with the sulfuric acid mist emission standards are not specified.

(b) Emissions from sulfuric acid plants must be measured by the methods in appendix A to part 60, or by equivalent or alternative methods as defined in §60.2 (t) and (u) respectively.

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§62.4622   Emission inventories, source surveillance, reports.

(a) The requirements of §60.25(a) of this chapter are not met since the emission inventories do not provide information as specified in appendix D to part 60.

(b) The requirements of §60.25(c) of this chapter are not met since the plan does not provide for the disclosure of emission data, as correlated with applicable emission standards, to the general public.

(c) Regulation for public availability of emission data. (1) Any person who cannot obtain emission data from the agency responsible for making emission data available to the public, as specified in the applicable plan, concerning emissions from any source subject to emission limitations which are part of the approved plan may request that the appropriate Regional Administrator obtain and make public such data. Within 30 days after receipt of any such written request, the Regional Administrator shall require the owner or operator of any such source to submit information within 30 days on the nature and amounts of emissions from such source and any other information as may be deemed necessary by the Regional Administrator to determine whether such source is in compliance with applicable emission limitations or other control measures that are part of the applicable plan.

(2) Commencing after the initial notification by the Regional Administrator pursuant to paragraph (c)(1) of this section, the owner or operator of the source shall maintain records of the nature and amounts of emissions from such source and any other information as may be deemed necessary by the Regional Administrator to determine whether such source is in compliance with applicable emission limitations or other control measures that are part of the plan. The information recorded shall be summarized and reported to the Regional Administrator, on forms furnished by the Regional Administrator, and shall be submitted within 45 days after the end of the reporting period. Reporting periods are January 1-June 30 and July 1-December 31.

(3) Information recorded by the owner or operator and copies of this summarizing report submitted to the Regional Administrator shall be retained by the owner or operator for 2 years after the date on which the pertinent report is submitted.

(4) Emission data obtained from owners or operators of stationary sources will be correlated with applicable emission limitations and other control measures that are part of the applicable plan and will be available at the appropriate regional office and at other locations in the State designated by the Regional Administrator.

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§62.4623   Legal authority.

(a) The requirements of §60.26(a) of this chapter are not met since the plan does not provide adequate legal authority for the State to make emission data, as correlated with applicable emissions standards, available to the general public.

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Sulfuric Acid Mist From Existing Sulfuric Acid Plants

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§62.4624   Identification of sources.

Identification of sources: The plan includes the following sulfuric acid plants:

(1) Agrico Chemical Company in St. James Parish.

(2) Allied Chemical Corporation in Ascension and Iberville Parishes.

(3) Beker Industries in St. Charles Parish.

(4) Cities Services Oil Company in Calcasieu Parish.

(5) E. I. du Pont de Nemours & Company, Inc. in Ascension Parish.

(6) Freeport Chemical Company in St. James Parish.

(7) Freeport Chemical Company in Plaquemines Parish.

(8) Olin Corporation in Caddo Parish.

(9) Stauffer Chemical Company in East Baton Rouge Parish.

[44 FR 54053, Sept. 18, 1979. Redesignated at 47 FR 20491, May 12, 1982]

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Fluoride Emissions From Existing Phosphate Fertilizer Plants

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§62.4625   Identification of sources.

(a) The Plan applies to existing facilities at the following phosphate fertilizer plants:

(1) Agrico Chemical Company at Donaldsville, Louisiana.

(2) Allied Chemical Corporation at Geismar, Louisiana.

(3) Beker Industries at Taft, Louisiana.

(4) Freeport Chemical at Uncle Sam, Louisiana.

(5) Monsanto at Luling, Louisiana.

[47 FR 20491, May 12, 1982]

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§62.4626   Effective date.

(a) The effective date of the portion of the plan applicable to phosphate fertilizer plants is July 12, 1982.

[47 FR 20491, May 12, 1982]

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Fluoride Emissions From Existing Primary Aluminum Plants

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§62.4627   Identification of sources.

The plan applies to existing facilities at the following primary aluminum plants:

(1) The Kaiser Plant at Chalmette, Louisiana.

(2) The CONALCO Plant at Lake Charles, Louisiana.

[47 FR 20492, May 12, 1982]

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§62.4628   Effective date.

The effective date of this portion of the State's plan is July 12, 1982.

[47 FR 20492, May 12, 1982]

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Total Reduced Sulfur Emissions From Existing Kraft Pulp Mills

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§62.4629   Identification of sources.

The plan applies to existing facilities at the following kraft pulp mill plants:

(1) Boise at DeRidder, La.

(2) Boise at Elizabeth, La.

(3) Continental at Hodge, La.

(4) Crown-Zellerbach at Bogalusa, La.

(5) Crown-Zellerbach at St. Francisville, La.

(6) Georgia-Pacific at Port Hudson, La.

(7) International Paper at Bastrop, La.

(8) Olinkraft at West Monroe, La.

(9) Pineville Kraft at Pineville, La.

(10) Western Kraft at Compte, La.

[47 FR 20493, May 12, 1982]

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§62.4630   Effective date.

The effective date of the portion of the plan applicable to kraft pulp mills is July 12, 1982.

[47 FR 20493, May 12, 1982]

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Landfill Gas Emissions From Existing Municipal Solid Waste Landfills

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§62.4631   Identification of Sources.

The plan applies to all existing municipal solid waste landfills with design capacities greater than 2.5 million megagrams and non-methane organic emissions greater than 50 megagrams per year as described in 40 CFR part 60, subpart Cc.

[62 FR 54591, Oct. 21, 1997]

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§62.4632   Effective Date.

The effective date of the portion of the plan applicable to existing municipal solid waste landfills is October 28, 1997.

[62 FR 54591, Oct. 21, 1997]

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Air Emissions From Hazardous/Medical/Infectious Waste Incinerators

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§62.4633   Identification of sources.

The plan applies to existing hazardous/medical/infectious waste incinerators for which construction, reconstruction, or modification was commenced before June 20, 1996, as described in 40 CFR part 60, subpart Ce.

[64 FR 32433, June 17, 1999]

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Effective Date

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§62.4634   Effective date.

The effective date for the portion of the plan applicable to existing hazardous/medical/infectious waste incinerators is August 16, 1999.

[64 FR 32433, June 17, 1999]

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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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§62.4650   Identification of plan—negative declaration.

Letter From the Department of Environmental Quality submitted May 21, 1996 certifying that there are no existing municipal waste combustor units in the State of Louisiana that are subject to part 60, subpart Cb, of this chapter.

[65 FR 33466, May 24, 2000]

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Emissions From Existing Small Municipal Waste Combustion Units

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§62.4660   Identification of sources—negative declaration.

Letter from the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality dated December 20, 2002, certifying that there are no existing small municipal waste combustion units in the State of Louisiana subject to 40 CFR part 60, subpart BBBB.

[68 FR 35302, June 13, 2003]

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Existing Commercial and Industrial Solid Waste Incineration Units

Source: 69 FR 9954, Mar. 3, 2004, unless otherwise noted.

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§62.4670   Identification of sources.

The plan applies to the following existing commercial and industrial solid waste incineration units:

(a) BASF Corporation, Geismar, Louisiana.

(b) DSM Copolymer, Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

(c) LA Skid & Pallet Co., Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

(d) Shell Chemicals, Norco, Louisiana.

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§62.4671   Effective date.

The effective date of this portion of the State's plan applicable to existing commercial and industrial solid waste incineration units is May 3, 2004.

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MERCURY EMISSIONS FROM COAL-FIRED ELECTRIC STEAM GENERATING UNITS

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§62.4680   Identification of sources.

The plan applies to Coal-fired electric steam generating units and coal-fired electric generating units as defined in 40 CFR 60.24(h)(8) including the following existing coal-fired electric generating units:

(a) Big Cajun 2 (Unit 1) at New Roads, LA.

(b) Big Cajun 2 (Unit 2) at New Roads, LA.

(c) Big Cajun 2 (Unit 3) at New Roads, LA.

(d) Rodemacher (Unit 2) at Lena, LA.

(e) R.S. Nelson (Unit 6) at Westlake, LA.

(f) Dolet Hills at Mansfield, LA.

[72 FR 46164, Aug. 17, 2007]

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§62.4681   Effective date.

The effective date for the portion of the plan applicable to mercury budget units at coal-fired electric steam generating units and coal-fired electric generating units as defined in 40 CFR 60.24(h)(8) is effective October 16, 2007.

[72 FR 46164, Aug. 17, 2007]

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