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Air Pollution - Recently Proposed and Adopted Regulations & Policies

Proposed Adoptions

Proposed DAR-21: Economic and Technical Analysis for Variances pursuant to Subdivision 222.5(a) of Part 222

The Department is proposing DAR-21, Economic and Technical Analysis for Variances pursuant to Subdivision 222.5(a) of Part 222, to establish the procedures for applying for source-specific variances under Part 222.

Proposed Subpart 225-2 Fuel Composition and Use- Waste Oil as a Fuel, and Part 200 General Provisions

The Department is proposing revisions to 6 NYCRR Subpart 225-2, Fuel Composition and Use - Waste Oil as a Fuel to regulate the burning of waste oils in combustion, incineration, and process sources throughout New York State. The Department is also adding the definition for "residual oil" to 6 NYCRR Part 200.

Proposed DAR-1: Guidelines for the Control of Toxic Ambient Air Contaminants Under Part 212

The Department of Environmental Conservation is proposing to amend DAR-1: Guidelines for the Control of Toxic Ambient Air Contaminants Under Part 212, to update the policy which outlines the procedures for evaluating the emissions of criteria and non-criteria air contaminants from process operations in New York State.

Recent Adoptions

Adopted Part 222, Distributed Generation Sources - Effective date: December 1, 2016

This regulation establishes NOx and PM emission limits for distributed generation sources that are not subject to Subpart 227-2 (NOx RACT rule).

Adopted Part 218, Emission Standards for Motor Vehicles and Motor Vehicle Engines - Effective date: October 19, 2016

The Department of Environmental Conservation is adopting amendments to 6 NYCRR Part 218 and 6 NYCRR Section 200.9 to incorporate California's latest low emission vehicle (LEV III) and zero emission vehicle (ZEV) standards into New York's existing LEV program.

Adopted Subpart 482-2 Operating Program Fees - Effective date: June 22, 2016

This regulation establishes the fee to be paid by all facilities that are subject to the requirements of Title V of the Federal Clean Air Act (Act).


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