Smoke and Visible Emissions (New Mexico)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Place|| New Mexico
|Applies to States or Provinces||New Mexico|
|Name||Smoke and Visible Emissions (New Mexico)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Environmental Regulations|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Natural Gas|
|Implementing Sector|| State/Province
|Program Administrator||New Mexico Environment Department|
|Primary Website|| http://www.nmcpr.state.nm.us/nmac/parts/title20/20.002.0061.htm
|Last Review|| 2014-09-15
This rule establishes controls on smoke and visible emissions from certain sources. This rule is not intended to preempt any more stringent controls on smoke and visible emissions provided in any other air quality control regulation or in any local ordinance or regulation.
The owner or operator of stationary combustion equipment shall not permit, cause, suffer or allow visible emissions from the stationary combustion equipment to equal or exceed an opacity of 20 percent.
|Contact Name||Donald Flores|
|Division||Air Quality Bureau|
|Address|| 1301 Siler Road, Building B, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 87507
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||New Mexico Annotated Code 20.2.61|
|Date Effective|| 2002