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Concrete Batch Plants: Compliance Resources

Compliance tools for concrete batch plants in Texas.


  • Permits by Rule - If you operate under a former standard exemption/permit by rule, you may continue to do so if:
      • you do not increase production
      • your plant’s emission characteristics do not change
      • you make no equipment modifications.
  • 2012 Standard Permit for Concrete Batch Plants - The air quality standard permit amendment for concrete batch plants became effective on December 21, 2012. This requires you to:
      • comply with the updated 2006 AP-42 emission factors
      • meet engine authorization requirements
      • utilize up-to-date filters
      • maintain record-keeping requirements.
    • Review the amended standard permit and entire summary and analysis of comments. Microsoft Word Document Adobe Acrobat PDF Document
    • Complete the concrete batch plant checklist to make sure that your plant complies with the relevant conditions of this standard permit.
  • Nonattainment Areas: Engine Requirements
    • State Requirements:
    • Federal Requirements:
      • 40 CFR 60 Subpart IIII: Standards of Performance for Stationary Compression Ignition Internal Combustion Engines.
      • 40 CFR 63 Subpart ZZZZ: National Emissions Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants for Stationary Reciprocating Internal Combustion Engines.



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