Technology Transfer Network - OAR Policy and Guidance
OAR Policy and Guidance Metarecord
Calculating Potential to Emit (PTE) and Other Guidance for Grain Handling
10/16/95 memo from Lydia Wegman on "Definition of Regulated Particulate Matter for purposes of Title V"
|Signed by: John Seitz, Director , OAQPS
Signature Date: November 14, 1995
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Information Transfer and Program Integration Division (OAQPS)
Policy & Guidance Memos
EPA Document Number:
Maximum Achievable Control Technology MACTsEmission Standards
Clean Air Act
This is a memo from John Seitz to EPA's Regional Air Directors. The memo discusses the background for EPA's treatment of PTE and presents guidance on how PTE should be treated for grain handling facilities relative to the requirements of Title V and Section 112 of the Clean Air Act. The final page is a tabular matrix showing total throughput associated with uncontrolled PM-10 emissions of 50 tons/year for selected grain shipping and receiving facilities.