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Oklahoma OAC 252:100-17, INCINERATORS, Part 3. General Purpose Incinerators, SIP effective January 4, 2016 (OKd15) to September 2, 2019

Regulatory Text: 
Oklahoma Administrative Code.  Title 252.  Department of Environmental Quality 

Chapter 100.  Air Pollution Control (OAC 252:100)


PART 3. GENERAL PURPOSE INCINERATORS, SIP effective January 4, 2016 (OKd15) to September 2, 2019
Unless otherwise indicated, Sections are:
As adopted in Oklahoma Register July 1, 2010 (27 Ok Reg 2134) effective July 11, 2010, 
Submitted to EPA January 18, 2013 (OK-46), document EPA-R06-OAR-2011-0034-0008 [OK017.08] page 294.
Approved by EPA November 3, 2015 (80 FR 67647) effective January 4, 2016 (OKd15), docket EPA-R06-OAR-2011-0034 [OK017].
Error in Federal Register amendatory language: Part 3 title should be “General Purpose Incinerators”, NOT “Incinerators”.
This error is corrected in the OKd27 Federal Register published EPA August 1, 2019 (84 FR 37579) SIP effective September 3, 2019 (OKd27), docket EPA-R06-OAR-2017-0145 [OK028].

252:100-17-2.    Applicability, OKd15
252:100-17-2.1.  Exemptions, OKd15
252:100-17-2.2.  Definitions, OKd15
252:100-17-3.    Opacity, OKd06
252:100-17-4.    Particulate matter, OKd15
252:100-17-5.    Incinerator design requirements, OKd15
252:100-17-5.1.  Alternative incinerator design requirements, OKd15
252:100-17-7.    Test methods, OKd15

252:100-17-2.  Applicability.
     This part applies to any new and existing incinerator not subject to 
40 CFR Part 60, Subparts E, Ea, Eb, Ec, or EEEE, or Parts 4, 5, 7, 9, or 11 of this subchapter.

252:100-17-2.1.  Exemptions
     Thermal oxidizers, flares and any other air pollution control devices are exempt from the requirements of this part.

252:100-17-2.2.  Definitions
     The following words and terms when used in this 
part and Part 4 of this subchapter shall have the 
following meaning unless the context clearly indicates otherwise:
     "Capacity" means the maximum design charging
rate of refuse in pounds per hour (lb/hr)
an incinerator is designed to receive.
     "Particulate matter" or "total particulate matter" 
means the sum of all filterable and condensable particulate
matter emitted to the ambient air as measured by applicable 
reference methods, or an equivalent or alternative method.
     "Primary combustion chamber" means the initial 
incinerator chamber where refuse is charged, ignited and burned.
     "Secondary combustion chamber" means 
a component of the general purpose incinerator that receives
combustion gases from the primary
combustion chamber and in which the combustion process is completed.

252:100-17-3.  Opacity
As adopted in Oklahoma Register June 15, 1998 (15 Ok Reg 2591) effective June 25, 1998.
Approved by EPA December 29, 2008 (73 FR 79400) effective February 27, 2009 (OKd06), document EPA-R06-OAR-2006-0389 [OK005].

     See 252:100-25-3.

252:100-17-4.  Particulate matter
     The emissions of particulate matter from an incinerator
subject to the requirements of this part shall not exceed the
applicable allowable particulate matter emission rate contained
in Appendix A of this chapter.  Solid fuels charged will be
considered part of the refuse weight.

252:100-17-5.  Incinerator design requirements
     An incinerator subject to this part shall
be designed and built with a primary combustion chamber
that maintains a temperature of at least 800 degrees F
in the primary combustion chamber at all times
when refuse is being incinerated, and a secondary combustion
chamber(s) that is adequately designed and operated to combust 
gaseous and particulate matter suspended in the exhaust gas
stream from the primary combustion chamber.  The combustion
device in each combustion chamber shall be in operation
at all times when refuse is being incinerated.
252:100-17-5.1.  Alternative incinerator design requirements
     Notwithstanding OAC 252:100-17-5, the Director may approve
an alternative incinerator design if the owner or operator of
the proposed incinerator demonstrates to the satisfaction of the
Director  that the incinerator will comply with OAC 252:100-17-4
and all other applicable requirements of this chapter.

252:100-17-7.  Test methods
     See OAC 252:100-43.

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