Small farms to be exempt from emissions permit rule
Last updated 5/11/2007 at Noon
The San Diego Air Pollution Control District has exempted agricultural sources which cause insignificant air pollution from permit requirements for equipment and processes.
The San Diego County Board of Supervisors, which also acts as the board of the San Diego Air Pollution Control District, voted 5-0 April 25 to adopt findings to exempt agricultural sources from the permit requirements. The APCD’s action also included clarifying several existing exemptions and removing an exemption for identical replacement of stationary and portable diesel engines subject to the state’s air toxic co...