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Status of SIP Requirements for Designated Areas

Virginia Areas by Pollutant
As of 10/19/2014
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Virginia CO (1971) Areas    Return to map
 
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Area
Status Designation
Date
Classification 2010
Population
(state portion)
Meets NAAQS
Basis
Design Value
Annual
(ppm)
(entire area)
Meets
NAAQS
SIP
Requirements
Original/Approved
Clean Air
Determination
Effective Date
Citation
(link to GPO website)
Redesignation
Request Date
Redesignation
Effective Date
Citation
(link to GPO website)
Washington Area Maintenance 11/15/1990 Moderate <= 12.7ppm 347,593 2013 3.1 Yes 4 / 4 03/15/1996
61 FR 2931
10/04/1995 03/15/1996
61 FR 2931

Virginia Lead (1978) Areas    Return to map    

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No designated areas for this pollutant.

Virginia Lead (2008) Areas    Return to map    

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No designated areas for this pollutant.

Virginia NO2 (1971) Areas    Return to map    

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No designated areas for this pollutant.

Virginia Ozone-1Hr (1979) Areas    Return to map    

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Area
Status Designation
Date
Classification 2010
Population
(state portion)
Meets NAAQS
Basis
Design Value
Annual
(ppm)
(entire area)
Meets
NAAQS
SIP
Requirements
Original/Approved
Clean Air
Determination
Effective Date
Citation
(link to GPO website)
Redesignation
Request Date
Redesignation
Effective Date
Citation
(link to GPO website)
Norfolk-Virginia Beach-Newport News (Hampton Roads) Area Maintenance 01/06/1992 Marginal 1,559,972 2011-2013 0.095 Yes 4 / 4 07/28/1997
62 FR 34408
08/27/1996 07/28/1997
62 FR 34408
Richmond Area Maintenance 11/15/1990 Moderate 967,312 2011-2013 0.116 Yes 23 / 23 12/17/1997
62 FR 61237
07/26/1996 12/17/1997
62 FR 61237
Smyth County Area; White Top Mountain Revoked NAAQS 01/06/1992 Rural Transport (Marginal) 0       4 / 4  
 
10/02/1996  
 
Washington Area Revoked NAAQS 11/15/1990 Severe-15 2,359,584 2011-2013 0.107 Yes 27 / 27 08/25/2008
73 FR 43360
   
 

Virginia Ozone-8Hr (1997) Areas    Return to map    

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Area
Status Designation
Date
Classification 2010
Population
(state portion)
Meets NAAQS
Basis
Design Value
Annual
(ppm)
(entire area)
Meets
NAAQS
SIP
Requirements
Original/Approved
Clean Air
Determination
Effective Date
Citation
(link to GPO website)
Redesignation
Request Date
Redesignation
Effective Date
Citation
(link to GPO website)
Fredericksburg Area Maintenance 06/15/2004 Subpart 2/Moderate 275,644 2011-2013 0.070 Yes 53 / 0 01/23/2006
70 FR 76165
05/02/2005 01/23/2006
70 FR 76165
Madison and Page Counties (Shenandoah NP) Area Maintenance 06/15/2004 Former Subpart 1 2,026 2011-2013 0.068 Yes 4 / 0 02/02/2006
71 FR 24
09/21/2005 02/02/2006
71 FR 24
Norfolk-Virginia Beach-Newport News (Hampton Roads) Area Maintenance 06/15/2004 Subpart 2/Marginal 1,632,100 2011-2013 0.072 Yes 3 / 1 06/01/2007
72 FR 30490
10/16/2006 06/01/2007
72 FR 30490
Richmond-Petersburg Area Maintenance 06/15/2004 Subpart 2/Marginal 1,042,651 2011-2013 0.073 Yes 3 / 1 06/18/2007
72 FR 30485
09/25/2006 06/18/2007
72 FR 30485
Washington Area Nonattainment 06/15/2004 Subpart 2/Moderate 2,230,623 2011-2013   Insufficient Data 53 / 39 03/29/2012
77 FR 11739
   
 
OTR (Stafford County)               49 / 35  
 
   
 

Virginia Ozone-8Hr (2008) Areas    Return to map    

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Area
Status Designation
Date
Classification 2010
Population
(state portion)
Meets NAAQS
Basis
Design Value
Annual
(ppm)
(entire area)
Meets
NAAQS
SIP
Requirements
Original/Approved
Clean Air
Determination
Effective Date
Citation
(link to GPO website)
Redesignation
Request Date
Redesignation
Effective Date
Citation
(link to GPO website)
Washington Nonattainment 07/20/2012 Marginal 2,230,623 2011-2013 0.081 No 0 / 0  
 
   
 
OTR               0 / 0  
 
   
 

Virginia PM-10 (1987) Areas    Return to map    

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No designated areas for this pollutant.

Virginia PM-2.5 (1997) Areas    Return to map    

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Area
Status Designation
Date
Classification 2010
Population
(state portion)
Meets NAAQS
Basis
Design Value
Annual
(g/m)
(entire area)
Meets
NAAQS
SIP
Requirements
Original/Approved
Clean Air
Determination
Effective Date
Citation
(link to GPO website)
Redesignation
Request Date
Redesignation
Effective Date
Citation
(link to GPO website)
Washington Nonattainment 04/05/2005 Moderate 2,230,623 2011-2013 10.1 Yes 6 / 1 02/09/2012
77 FR 1411
06/06/2013  
 

Virginia PM-2.5 (2006) Areas    Return to map    

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No designated areas for this pollutant.

Virginia SO2 (1971) Areas    Return to map    

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No designated areas for this pollutant.

Virginia SO2 (2010) Areas    Return to map    

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No designated areas for this pollutant.
 
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