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Policy DAR‐1: Guidelines for the Evaluation and Control of Ambient Air Contaminants under Part 212

Department ID: DAR-1
Title: Guidelines for the Evaluation and Control of Ambient Air Contaminants under 6 NYCRR Part 212 Process Operations (Part 212)
Issuing Authority: Steven Flint, Director, Division of Air Resources
Originating Unit: Bureau of Air Quality Analysis & Research
Signature:
Date:
29 June 2016
Phone: (518) 402-8402
Issuance Date: 10 August 2016
Printable version (PDF) (767 KB, 85 pgs)

Summary: This policy document, issued by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (the Department) outlines the procedures for evaluating the emissions of criteria and non-criteria air contaminants from process operations in New York State. Incorporated within the policy document are three flow charts to aid the end user when identifying applicable process emission sources, establishing uniform Environmental Ratings and ascertaining the proper degree of control for applicable process emission sources.