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Sewage Treatment Plants Incineration: New Source Performance Standards (NSPS)

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Rule Summary

This action promulgates EPA’s new source performance standards (NSPS) for incinerators at sewage treatment plants. The final rule set limits for particulate matter and opacity.

Rule History

02/03/1994 – Final Rule; Amendment of Requirements

06/27/1989 – Technical Amendment

02/14/1989 – Final Rule

10/06/1988 – Final Rule

02/19/1988 – Proposed Rule

04/18/1986 – Proposed Rule

11/10/1977 – Final Rule

02/18/1977 – Correction Notice

01/26/1977 – Proposed Rule

10/06/1975 – Final Rule

09/11/1974 – Proposed Rule

03/08/1974 – Final Rule

06/11/1973 – Proposed Rule

12/23/1971 – Final Rule

08/17/1971 – Proposed Rule

Related Rules

Sewage Sludge Incineration Units (SSI): New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) and Emission Guidelines

Identification of Non-Hazardous Secondary Materials That Are Solid Waste

Biosolids Laws and Regulations


Applicability Determination Index (ADI).  The ADI is maintained by EPA's Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance (OECA) and provides a data base of memoranda dealing with applicability issues.  The database is searchable by Subpart.