Air Pollution Control Board (Virginia)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Virginia|
|Name||Air Pollution Control Board (Virginia)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Environmental Regulations|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Natural Gas, Nuclear|
|Implementing Sector|| State/Province
|Program Administrator||Virginia Department of Environmental Quality|
|Primary Website|| http://www.deq.virginia.gov/Programs/Air.aspx
|Last Review|| 2014-09-15
The Air Division in the Department of Environmental Quality and the State Air Pollution Control Board work together to control present and future sources of air pollution. The Division's core responsibilities include: (a) Developing and implementing programs designed to ensure that Virginia meets national air quality standards; (b) Regulating the emission of air pollutants from industries and facilities by issuing and ensuring compliance with permits that set limits that protect public health; (c) Monitoring Virginia's air quality; (d) Investigating complaints and violations of Virginia's air quality laws; and (e) Developing state rules governing air quality standards. The Division also provides assistance to small businesses to help them to meet emissions standards.
|Department||Virginia Department of Environmental Quality|
|Division||State Air Pollution Control Board|
|Address||629 East Main Street|
|Address 2||P.O. Box 1105|
|Phone 2|| 800.592.5482
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:|| Va. Code 10.1-1300 et seq.