Air Pollution Control Regulations: No. 1 - Visible Emissions (Rhode Island)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Rhode Island



Name Air Pollution Control Regulations: No. 1 - Visible Emissions (Rhode Island)
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Natural Gas, Nuclear
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province














Program Administrator Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management
Primary Website http://www.dem.ri.gov/pubs/regs/regs/air/air01_07.pdf


Last Review 2014-09-15



Summary

The regulations state that no person shall emit into the atmosphere from any source any air contaminant for a period or periods aggregating more than three minutes in any one hour which is greater than or equal to 20 percent opacity.


Policy Contact

Contact Name Doug McVay
Department Department of Environmental Management
Division Office of air Resources
Address 235 Promenade, Street Providence, RI, 02908-5767


Phone 401-222-2808
Fax 401-222-2808
Email doug.mcvay@dem.ri.gov
Website http://www.dem.ri.gov/programs/benviron/air/index.htm


Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: R.I. Gen. Laws
Date Effective 2007
Date Enacted 1967


Authority 2: ch. 42-17.1-2



Authority 3 23-23
















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