Air Quality Permitting in Maryland

This intensive 1-day course is intended for environmental professionals responsible for air quality permitting and compliance management for their facilities. Each course is focused on state and/or district requirements for the location of the course. A brief overview of federal requirements and detailed information on state/local regulations provide the information needed to prepare or manage the air permit application process for new or modified sources. Common reporting and compliance management tasks are reviewed, and recent and ongoing regulatory developments are discussed. Topics include:

  • Key Clean Air Act and state/district regulatory requirements
  • Air permitting concepts and processes for construction and operating permits
  • Streamlining compliance management tasks
  • CEUs:

    Course topics
    • Clean Air act Requirements
    • Defining an Air Emissions Source
    • Air Quality Regulations
      • NAAQS and State/County Ambient Air Quality Standards
      • NSPS
      • NESHAP / MACT
      • Maryland SIP Rules
      • Regional Air Pollution Rules
    • Maryland Construction Permits
      • Overview of MDE
      • State Construction Permitting
      • CPCN Requirements
      • Toxic Air Pollutant (TAPs) program
    • Federal Construction (PSD/NNSR) Permits
      • Netting
      • BACT / LAER review
      • Dispersion modeling (NAAQS, Class I Areas)
    • Maryland Operating Permits
      • Title V Sources
      • Minor Sources (True / Synthetic)
      • Compliance Assurance Monitoring (CAM)
      • Compliance Certification Best Practices
      • On/Off Permit Changes
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    Apr 10, 2019 -- Ellicott City, MD
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM