PUBLIC NOTICE and PUBLIC HEARING | Proposal to Issue Air Quality General Permits

ADEQ proposes to issue the following Air Quality General Permits:

  • Renewal General Permit for Crushing and Screening
  • Renewal General Permit Hot Mix Asphalt Plants
  • Reopening of General Permit for Air Curtain Incinerators

Information

General Permits are a type of permit that applies to a class of sources; consequently, these will affect multiple sources throughout the state. These permits contain requirements from the Federal Clean Air Act, Arizona Revised Statute 49-426, the Arizona Administrative Code, Title 18, Chapter 2 and applicable regulations from Maricopa, Pima, and Pinal county codes.  The proposed renewal general permits will limit emissions of the following types of air contaminants: particulate matter, particulate matter less than 10 microns, nitrogen oxides, carbon monoxide, sulfur dioxide and volatile organic compounds.

Review Documents

Original Published Public Notice | View/Print >
Draft General Permit for Crushing and Screening Plants | View >
Draft Technical Support Document for Crushing and Screening Plant | View >
Draft General Permit for Hot Mix Asphalt Plants | View >
Draft Technical Support Document for Hot Mix Asphalt Plants | View >
Draft General Permit for Air Curtain Incinerators | View >
Draft Technical Support Document for Air Curtain Incinerators | View >

Documents may also be reviewed in person at the ADEQ Record Center | Learn More >
or at:
ADEQ Southern Regional Office
400 W. Congress Street, Suite 433
Tucson, AZ 85701

Public Comment Period 

Dates: March 1, 2017 – March 31, 2017

The written comment must include the name, mailing address, signature of commenter and/or their agent or attorney and clearly set forth reasons why the permit should or should not be issued. Grounds for comment are limited to whether the permit meets the criteria for issuance spelled out in the state air pollution control laws or rules.

Comments may be submitted as follows:
     Email | Send Email > 
     Mail (Must be postmarked or received by March 31, 2017):

       ADEQ
       Balaji Vaidyanathan
       Facilities Emissions Control Section
       1110 W. Washington Street, 3415A-1
       Phoenix, AZ  85007

Public Hearing Date

Friday, March 31, 2017

Time: 1 p.m. for Crushing and Screen Plants General Permit
            2 p.m. for Hot Mix Asphalt Plants General Permit
            3 p.m. for Air Curtain Incinerators General Permit

Place: ADEQ
1110 W. Washington Street, Room 3175 A/B
Phoenix, AZ 85007