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The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a revised rule in an effort to reduce emissions of toxic air pollutants from existing and new boilers. Referred to as the National Emission Standard for Hazardous Air Pollutants for Industrial, Commercial, and Institutional Boilers at Small/Area Sources (40 CFR Part 63, Subpart JJJJJJ), a copy of the rule is available at http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2013-02-01/pdf/2012-31645.pdf.
According to the EPA rule, all facilities (except those located in Davidson, Hamilton, Knox, or Shelby counties) with a boiler that burns coal, oil, or biomass must take the following actions (based on size, fuel, and date of the construction of the boiler) and file relevant paperwork:
The hyperlinks above will take you to each form. Please note that these forms are provided as a tool and facilities are welcome to submit the information how best they see fit. The submittal addresses are included on the sample forms.
SBEAP mailed a letter and all relevant forms to known entities the week of November 12, 2013.
Small businesses can contact Ali Mohsenzadeh at 1-800-734-3619 (toll-free), 615-532-8006 (direct), or BGSBEAP@tn.gov (email) for free, confidential assistance with understanding what has to be done and how to do it.
There are additional requirements depending on if the boiler is new or existing, small or large. Complete information can be found in the Small Entity Complaince Guide for Area Source Boilers.