Air Quality Rules (North Carolina)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place North Carolina

Applies to States or Provinces North Carolina
Name Air Quality Rules (North Carolina)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Natural Gas
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15

Information Source


This is a comprehensive air quality rule for North Carolina that includes ambient air quality standards, emission control standards, monitoring and reporting requirements, and permitting procedures. The rule provides emission limits for sulfur oxides, carbon monoxide, nitrogen dioxide, particulate matter, etc., and contains guidelines for the control of the emissions from incinerators, emission standards for municipal solid waste landfills and guidelines for open burning and permit requirements.

Policy Contact

Division North Carolina Division of Air Quality
Address 1641 Mail Service Center
Place Raleigh, North Carolina
Zip/Postal Code 27699-1641
Phone (919) 707-8400


Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Subchapter 2D