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Texas SIP: 30 TAC 117.524. Compliance Schedule For Cement Kilns; SIP effective 2004.04.26

Regulatory Text: 
Texas Chapter 117 --- Control of Air Pollution from Nitrogen Compounds


§117.524.  Compliance Schedule for Cement Kilns.
As adopted by TCEQ 3/5/2003 effective 3/27/2003 (7-24).
Approved by EPA 3/26/2004 (69 FR 15681) effective 4/26/2004 (TXd43).

     (a)  The owner or operator of each portland cement kiln which was placed into service before December 31, 1999 in Bexar, Comal, Ellis, Hays, and McLennan Counties shall be in compliance with the requirements of Subchapter B, Division 4 of this chapter (relating to Cement Kilns) as soon as practicable, but no later than the following dates:

          (1)  May 1, 2003 for cement kilns in Ellis County; and

          (2)  May 1, 2005 for cement kilns in Bexar, Comal, Hays, and McLennan Counties.

     (b)  Notwithstanding subsection (a)(1) of this section, for a cement kiln in Ellis County for which the owner or operator has filed an application for modification of its facility to meet the requirements of Subchapter B, Division 4 of this chapter on or before May 30, 2003, the compliance schedule is extended until six months after the issuance of the permit for operation of a low-NOx burner and 12 months after issuance of the permit for operation of a secondary combustion system.  Such application(s) shall relate only to those modifications required to comply with Subchapter B, Division 4 of this chapter, and any issues incident thereto.

Adopted March 5, 2003,  Effective March 27,2003
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