Category: Air Quality

Air Quality Self-Audit for Small Businesses

Review each question carefully and if you can answer yes to the bolded questions, please pay close attention because you may need to fill out a permit request form (494 KB). Does your process release any dust, fume, gas, mist, odor, smoke, and/or vapor to the outside air? Do you know how much pollution you …

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Dry Cleaning Using Perchloroethylene (perc)
Rule and Guidance Documents

Amendments to 1993 Regulations for Perchloroethylene Dry Cleaners Rule and guidance documents finalized by the EPA on July 13, 2006. Notification of Compliance Compliance Report and Notification Form. This notification is to be submitted to the Utah Division of Air Quality on or before 30 days after start-up of new, used, or if additional dry …

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Uinta Basin Oil and Gas Engine Exchange
A Targeted Air Shed Grant Program

The Utah Department of Environmental Quality, Division of Air Quality, offers incentives for oil and gas producers to voluntarily take action to reduce emissions of NOx and VOCs, the precursors to ozone, to help with attainment of the ozone standard by 2023. This program provides financial assistance for up to 40% off the cost to …

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March 4, 2020 Agenda: Air Quality

March 4, 2020 1:30 p.m. Multi Agency State Office Building DEQ Board Room, #1015 195 North 1950 West Salt Lake City, UT 84116 Packet (4 MB) Call-to-Order Date of the Next Air Quality Board Meeting: April 1, 2020 Approval of the Minutes for the November 20, 2019, December 4, 2019, Board Meetings and January 8, …

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Lead in Air

Lead is a toxic metal that was once used regularly in motor fuel, paint, ceramics, glassware, and other consumer products. The phase-out of leaded gasoline significantly reduced vehicle emissions and lead levels in the environment, but it is still used in some aviation fuels and used or produced in a variety of industrial processes. The …

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January 8, 2020 Agenda: Air Quality

Meeting Materials January 8, 2020 11:30 a.m. (Working Lunch) Multi Agency State Office Building DEQ Board Room, #1015 195 North 1950 West Salt Lake City, UT 84116 Packet (101 KB) Agenda Discussion about compliance and enforcement with the Attorney General’s Office, Division staff, and the Board.

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Air Quality
2019 State of the Environment Report

Jump to: Compliance Permitting Planning The Division of Air Quality (DAQ) works to ensure that the air in Utah meets health and visibility standards established under the federal Clean Air Act (CAA). DAQ ensures the state’s compliance with the National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) and visibility standards at its national parks, enacts rules pertaining …

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December 4, 2019 Agenda: Air Quality

December 4, 2019 1:30 p.m. Multi Agency State Office Building DEQ Board Room, #1015 195 North 1950 West Salt Lake City, UT 84116 Packet (6 MB) Call-to-Order Date of the Next Air Quality Board Meeting: January 8, 2020, and February 5, 2020 Propose for Final Adoption: SIP Subsection IX.A.36: PM2.5 Maintenance Provisions for Salt Lake …

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November 20, 2019 Agenda: Air Quality

November 20, 2019 1:30 p.m. 195 North 1950 West, Room 1015 Salt Lake City, Utah 84116 Agenda Call-to-Order Date of the Next Air Quality Board Meeting: December 4, 2019 Approval of the Minutes for October 2, 2019, Board Meeting. Propose for Final Adoption: Amend R307-405-2. Permits: Major Sources in Attainment or Unclassified Areas (PSD). Applicability; …

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Temporary Relocation Authorization

Utah Administrative Code (UAC) 307-309-6 requires that any person owning or operating a source of fugitive dust within PM10 and PM2.5 non-attainment and maintenance plan areas on cleared land greater than 1/4 acre in size must submit a completed Fugitive Dust Control Plan. The DAQ Relocation Form requires the submission of a Fugitive Dust Control …

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Identifying and Quantifying the Impact of Wildfires and Dust Events on Utah’s Air Quality

Relevant Documentation EPA Definition of an Exceptional Event Scope of Work Final Report Presentation: Modeling Challenges for Ozone Exceptional Event Demonstrations Principal Investigator: John Lin, (UU) Study Period: 1 September 2014 – 1 January 2016 Funded for: $93,335 DAQ Contact: Chris Pennell Wildfires and dust storms are considered “exceptional events” in air quality modeling because …

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October 2, 2019 Agenda: Air Quality

October 2, 2019 10:30 a.m. Duchesne County Centennial Events Center 60 West 400 South Duchesne, UT 4021 Agenda Call-to-Order Date of the Next Air Quality Board Meeting: November 6, 2019 Approval of the Minutes for September 4, 2019, Board Meeting. Propose with Department Fee Schedule: Operating Permit Program Fee for Fiscal Year 2021.  Presented by …

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