Fairbanks PM2.5 Current Regulations (Summarized)

 

Full Text - 18 AAC 50 - Air Quality Regulations (PDF)

  • Air Quality Plan (SIP)
  • Burn Wise Alaska - Requirements
  • SIP Development Process
  • Final Regulations Addressing
    PM2.5 (fine particulate matter)
    Effective Area Map
    (select a link below)

    18 AAC 50.065(f)
    Open Burning prohibited November 1 through March 31 of each winter

    02/28/15

    FNSB PM2.5
    Nonattainment Area
    (PDF)
    &
    Wood Smoke
    Control Areas
    (PDF)

    18 AAC 50.075(a)(2)
    Visible Emissions Standards during air quality advisories

    02/28/15

    Statewide

    18 AAC 50.075(d)
    Visible Emissions Standards during air quality episodes

    02/28/15

    FNSB PM2.5
    Nonattainment Area
    (PDF)

    18 AAC 50.076(b)
    Dry Wood requirement between October 1 and March 31 of each winter

    10/01/15

    FNSB PM2.5
    Nonattainment Area
    (PDF)

    18 AAC 50.076(b)
    List of Allowable Fuels for wood and coal fired heating devices

    02/28/15

    FNSB PM2.5
    Nonattainment Area
    (PDF)

    18 AAC 50.076(c)
    List of Prohibited Fuels for wood and coal fired heating devices

    02/28/15

    FNSB PM2.5
    Nonattainment Area
    (PDF)

    18 AAC 50.076
    Mandatory Commercial Wood Seller Registration Program following a 60 day public notice
    (only if area becomes designated as 'serious')

    08/15/17

    FNSB PM2.5
    Nonattainment Area
    (PDF)

    18 AAC 50.077(b)
    Emissions Standards for new outdoor hydronic heaters sold or installed in the Nonattainment Area

    02/28/15

    FNSB PM2.5
    Nonattainment Area
    (PDF)

    18 AAC 50.077(c)
    Emissions Standards for new woodstoves sold or installed in the Nonattainment Area

    08/31/15

    FNSB PM2.5
    Nonattainment Area
    (PDF)

    18 AAC 50.077(d)
    Emissions Standards for new wood-fired heating devices over 350,000 Btu/hr sold or installed in the Nonattainment Area

    02/28/15

    FNSB PM2.5
    Nonattainment Area
    (PDF)

    18 AAC 50.077(a)(2)(B
    Requirement to remove or replace wood-fired heating devices Upon Sale of Property that don't meet EPA or state standards (only if area becomes designated as 'serious')

    06/09/17

    FNSB PM2.5
    Nonattainment Area
    (PDF)

    18 AAC 50.030
    Adopted SIP and Appendices

    02/05/15

    FNSB PM2.5
    Nonattainment Area
    (PDF)