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Standard Permit for Concrete Batch Plants with Enhanced Controls

Forms and guidance for Concrete Batch Plants with Enhanced Controls.

The Air Quality Standard Permit for Concrete Batch Plants with Enhanced Controls is authorized under the Texas Health and Safety Code Section 382.05198Exit the TCEQ . Specific statutory authority for this standard permit is derived from Senate Bill 1272, 78th Legislature, 2003.

NEW PI-1S-CBP Registration Form

The PI-1S-CBP is for all concrete batch plant standard permit registrations, including Standard Permit 6004 for concrete batch plants. You can submit applications using the PDF form but we strongly encourage you to start using the new Excel version to improve your permitting timeline. It will be required starting on September 1, 2020. At that time, the PDF version of the PI-1S will no longer be accepted for these standard permit registrations.

Quick Screen

If your facility meets the conditions of this standard permit, you should be able to answer "Yes" to each of these questions:

  • Do you intend to permit your plant as a permanent facility?
  • Does your plant manufacture no more than 300 cubic yards of concrete per hour?
  • Do you intend to use a suction shroud at the central mix drum or truck drop point?
  • Is the suction shroud vented to a central fabric filter baghouse with a flow rate of at least 5000 actual cubic feet per minute (acfm) and an outlet grain of at least 0.01 grains per dry standard cubic foot loading?
  • Will the suction shroud baghouse exhaust, stationary equipment, and all stockpiles be at least 100 feet from any property line?
  • Will the central baghouse exhaust be located at least 440 yards from the nearest residence (single or multi-family), school, or place of worship?

If your facility complies:

  • Review the standard permit and its criteria for your situation.
  • Claim this standard permit using one of the following options:
    • Complete the Form PI-1S-CBP. It includes all the required tables and checklists.
      • Pay the registration fee as instructed in the form.
      • Submit the attachments listed in the form.
      • This version is required for applications received on or after September 1, 2020.
    • Complete the Form PI-1S.
      • Pay a registration fee (a temporary plant that is in support of a public works project and will be sited contiguously with the right of way of that project is exempt from this fee).
      • Complete Table 20 (Concrete Batch Plant) and Concrete Batch Plant with Enhanced Controls Standard Permit checklist TCEQ-20169d.
      • Submit a scaled plot plan of the plant site.

If your facility cannot meet the conditions of this standard permit, see Types of New Source Review Authorizations or the alternate Air Quality Standard Permit for Concrete Batch Plants for other options.

Additional Information

Questions? We Can Help

If you have questions about this or any other Standard Permit, contact us.