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Approved Air Quality Implementation Plans in American Samoa

This site contains information about air quality regulations called State Implementation Plans (SIPs) approved by EPA within American Samoa. To find the status of SIP submittals, visit SIP Status Reports.

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The official SIPs, TIPs, and FIPs are contained in regulations promulgated in the Federal Register and codified in the U.S. Code of Federal Regulations (CFR). EPA’s web-versions of the approved SIPs, TIPs, and FIPs are for reference. While we make every effort to maintain the accuracy of the files accessible here, inconsistencies may occur. Please contact us using the link below if you find any errors in these files.

Compiled Rules and Regulations

EPA Approved American Samoa Regulations

State Citation Title/Subject Effective Date EPA Approval Date Explanation
Section 1.0 Definitions (1.0.1-1.0.18) 6/8/1972 3/02/1976, 41 FR 8956  
Section 1.1 Approval of New Sources: Permit to Operate (1.1.1-1.1.14) 6/8/1972 3/02/1976, 41 FR 8956  
Section 1.2 Source Monitoring, Record Keeping, and Reporting (1.2.1-1.2.2) 6/8/1972 3/02/1976, 41 FR 8956  
Section 1.3 Sampling and Testing Methods (1.3.1-1.3.2) 6/8/1972 3/2/1976, 41 FR 8956  
Section 1.4 Malfunction of Equipment; Reporting (1.4.1-1.4.2) 6/8/1972 3/2/1976, 41 FR 8956  
Section 1.5 Prohibition of Air Pollution 6/08/1972 3/2/1976, 41 FR 8956  
Section 1.6 Compliance Schedule (1.6.1, Existing Sources) 6/08/1972 3/2/1976, 41 FR 8956  
Section 1.7 Circumvention 6/8/1972 3/2/1976, 41 FR 8956  
Section 1.8 Severability 6/8/1972 3/2/1976, 41 FR 8956  
Section 1.9 Ambient Air Quality Standards (1.9.1-1.9.2) 6/8/1972 3/2/1976, 41 FR 8956  
Section 2.1 Control of Open Burning
Control of Particulate Emissions
6/8/1972 3/2/1976, 41 FR 8956  
Section 3.1 Visible Emissions (3.1.1-3.1.2) 6/8/1972 3/2/1976, 41 FR 8956  
Section 3.2 Fugitive Dust (3.2.1-3.2.3) 6/8/1972 3/2/1976, 41 FR 8956  
Section 3.3 Incineration (3.3.1-3.3.4) 6/8/1972 3/2/1976, 41 FR 8956  
Section 3.4 Fuel Burning Equipment (3.4.1-3.4.2) 6/8/1972 3/2/1976, 41 FR 8956  
Section 3.5 Process Industries—General (3.5.1, 3.5.3-3.5.5) 6/8/1972 3/2/1976, 41 FR 8956  
Table 1 Particulate Emission Allowable Based on Process Weight 6/8/1972 3/2/1976, 41 FR 8956  
Section 3.6 Sampling Methods (3.6.1)
Control of Sulfur Compound Emissions
6/8/1972 3/2/1976, 41 FR 8956  
Section 4.1 Fuel Combustion (4.1.1) 6/08/1972 3/2/1976, 41 FR 8956