18 AAC 50 Reference Materials

Alaska's Air Quality Regulations contained in 18 AAC 50 incorporate materials by reference and contain references in many of its sections to external material. For the public's convenience, referenced materials are made available for each section below. Links will open new tabs with PDF files or external websites when the referenced material is too large to provide in PDF format.

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    Article 1: Air Quality Control

    18 AAC 50.005 - Purpose and Applicability of Chapter

    No external resources are incorporated by reference in this section.

    18 AAC 50.010 - Ambient Air Quality Standards

    18 AAC 50.015 - Air Quality Designations, Classifications, and Control Regions

    18 AAC 50.020 - Baseline Dates and Maximum Allowable Increases

    18 AAC 50.025 - Visibility and Other Special Protection Areas

    No external resources are incorporated by reference in this section.

    18 AAC 50.030 - State Air Quality Control Plan

    18 AAC 50.035 - Documents, Procedures, and Methods Adopted by Reference

    18 AAC 50.040 - Federal Standards Adopted by Reference *


    40 C.F.R. 52.70 - 98:


    40 C.F.R. 60, Subparts:


    40 C.F.R. 60 Appendices A-I:


    40 C.F.R. 61 Subparts:


    40 C.F.R. 61 Appendices:


    40 C.F.R. 62 Subparts:


    40 C.F.R. 63, Subparts:

    18 AAC 50.045 - Prohibitions

    No external resources are referenced in this section.

    18 AAC 50.050 - Incinerator Emission Standards

    No external resources are referenced in this section.

    18 AAC 50.052 - (Repealed)

    No external resources are referenced in this section.

    18 AAC 50.055 - Industrial Processes and Fuel-Burning Equipment

    18 AAC 50.060 - Pulp Mills

    No external resources are referenced in this section.

    18 AAC 50.065 - Open Burning

    18 AAC 50.070 - Marine Vessel Visible Emission Standards

    No external resources are referenced in this section.

    18 AAC 50.075 - Wood-Fired Heating Device Visible Emission Standards

    *This method is copyrighted. It can be viewed at DEC offices in Anchorage, Juneau, or Fairbanks or can be obtained from the American Society for Testing and Methods (http://www.astm.org).

    18 AAC 50.076 - Solid Fuel-Fired Heating Device Fuel Requirements; Registration of Commercial Wood Sellers

    18 AAC 50.077 - Standards for Wood-Fired Heating Devices *

    *These methods are copyrighted. They can be viewed at DEC offices in Anchorage, Juneau, or Fairbanks or can be obtained from the American Society for Testing and Methods (http://www.astm.org) or the Canadian Standards Association (http://www.scc.ca/en).

    18 AAC 50.080 - Ice Fog Standards

    No external resources are incorporated by reference in this section.

    18 AAC 50.085 - Volatile Liquid Storage Tank Emission Standards

    18 AAC 50.090 - Volatile Liquid Loading Racks and Delivery Tank Emission Standards

    18 AAC 50.100 - Nonroad Engines

    No external resources are referenced in this section.

    18 AAC 50.110 - Air Pollution Prohibited

    No external resources are referenced in this section.

    Article 2: Program Administration

    18 AAC 50.200 - Information Requests

    No external resources are referenced in this section.

    18 AAC 50.201 - Ambient Air Quality Investigation

    No external resources are referenced in this section.

    18 AAC 50.205 - Certification

    No external resources are referenced in this section.

    18 AAC 50.210 - (Repealed)

    No external resources are referenced in this section.

    18 AAC 50.215 - Ambient Air Quality Analysis Methods

    18 AAC 50.220 - Enforceable Test Methods

    18 AAC 50.225 - Owner-Requested Limits

    No external resources are referenced in this section.

    18 AAC 50.230 - Preapproved Limits

    No external resources are referenced in this section.

    18 AAC 50.235 - Unavoidable Emergencies and Malfunctions

    No external resources are referenced in this section.

    18 AAC 50.240 - Excess Emissions

    No external resources are referenced in this section.

    18 AAC 50.245 - Air Episodes and Advisories

    No external resources are referenced in this section.

    18 AAC 50.250 - Procedures and Criteria for Revising Air Quality Classifications

    18 AAC 50.260 - Guidelines for Best Available Retrofit Technology Under the Regional Haze Rule

    Article 3: Major Stationary Source Permits

    18 AAC 50.300 - (Repealed)

    Repealed

    18 AAC 50.301 - Permit Continuity

    No external resources are referenced in this section.

    18 AAC 50.302 - Construction Permits

    18 AAC 50.305 - (Repealed)

    Repealed

    18 AAC 50.306 - Prevention of Significant Deterioration (PSD) permits

    18 AAC 50.310 - (Repealed)

    Repealed

    18 AAC 50.311 - Nonattainment Area Major Stationary Source Permits

    18 AAC 50.315 - (Repealed)

    Repealed

    18 AAC 50.316 - Preconstruction Review for Construction or Reconstruction of a Major Source of Hazardous Air Pollutants

    18 AAC 50.320 - (Repealed)

    Repealed

    18 AAC 50.321 - Case-by-Case Maximum Achievable Control Technology Determinations

    18 AAC 50.322 - (Repealed)

    Repealed

    18 AAC 50.325 - (Repealed)

    Repealed

    18 AAC 50.326 - Title V Operating Permits

    18 AAC 50.330 - (Repealed)

    Repealed

    18 AAC 50.335 - (Repealed)

    Repealed

    18 AAC 50.340 - (Repealed)

    Repealed

    18 AAC 50.341 - (Repealed)

    Repealed

    18 AAC 50.345 - Construction and Operating Permits: Standard Permit Conditions

    18 AAC 50.346 - Construction and Operating Permits: Other Permit Conditions

    18 AAC 50.350 - (Repealed)

    Repealed

    18 AAC 50.355 - (Repealed)

    Repealed

    18 AAC 50.360 - (Repealed)

    Repealed

    18 AAC 50.365 - (Repealed)

    Repealed

    18 AAC 50.370 - (Repealed)

    Repealed

    18 AAC 50.375 - (Repealed)

    Repealed

    18 AAC 50.380 - (Repealed)

    Repealed

    18 AAC 50.385 - (Repealed)

    Repealed

    18 AAC 50.390 - (Repealed)

    Repealed

    Article 4: User Fees

    18 AAC 50.400 - Permit Administration Fees

    18 AAC 50.401 - Fees for a Notice of MACT Approval

    No external resources are referenced in this section.

    18 AAC 50.403 - Negotiated Service Agreements

    No external resources are referenced in this section.

    18 AAC 50.405 - Transition Process for Permit Fees

    No external resources are referenced in this section.

    18 AAC 50.410 - Emission Fees

    18 AAC 50.420 - Billing Procedures

    No external resources are referenced in this section.

    18 AAC 50.430 - Fee Appeal Procedures

    No external resources are referenced in this section.

    18 AAC 50.499 - Definition for User Fee Requirements

    No external resources are referenced in this section.

    Article 6: RESERVED
    Article 7: Conformity

    18 AAC 50.700 - Purpose of 18 AAC 50.700-18 AAC 50.735

    No external resources are referenced in this section.

    18 AAC 50.705 - Coverage of 18 AAC 50.700 - 18 AAC 50.735: Obligations of Responsible Agency

    No external resources are referenced in this section.

    18 AAC 50.710 - Transportation Conformity: Incorporation by Reference of Federal Regulations

    18 AAC 50.715 - Transportation Conformity: Interagency Consultation Procedures

    18 AAC 50.720 - Transportation Conformity: Public Involvement

    18 AAC 50.725 - General Conformity: Incorporation by Reference of Federal Regulations

    No external resources are referenced in this section.

    18 AAC 50.730 - General Conformity: Mitigation of Air Quality Impacts

    18 AAC 50.735 - General Conformity: Frequency of Conformity Determinations

    Article 8: RESERVED
    Abbreviations:
  • ASTM - American Society for Testing and Materials
  • BART - Best Available Retrofit Technology
  • C.F.R. - Code of Federal Regulations
  • COMS - Continuous Opacity Monitoring Systems
  • EPA - Environmental Protection Agency
  • RMC - Regional Modeling Center
  • U.S.C. - United States Code
  • WRAP - Western Regional Air Partnership