Emissions Inventory Report Summary: Reporting Requirements for the New Mexico Administrative Code, Title 20, Chapter 2, Part 73 (20.2.73 NMAC) for Calendar Year 2003
Los Alamos National Laboratory is subject to annual emissions-reporting requirements for regulated air pollutants under Title 20 of the New Mexico Administrative Code, Chapter 2, Part 73 (20.2.73 NMAC), Notice of Intent and Emissions Inventory Requirements. The applicability of the requirements is based on the Laboratory's potential to emit 100 tons per year of suspended particulate matter, nitrogen oxides, carbon monoxide, sulfur oxides, or volatile organic compounds. For calendar year 2003, the Technical Area 3 steam plant and the air curtain destructors were the primary sources of criteria air pollutants from the Laboratory, while the air curtain destructors and chemical use associated with research and development activities were the primary sources of volatile organic compounds and hazardous air pollutants. Emissions of beryllium and aluminum were reported for activities permitted under 20.2.72 NMAC. Hazardous air pollutant emissions were reported from chemical use as well as from all combustion sources. In addition, estimates of particulate matter with diameter less than 2.5 micrometers and ammonia were provided as requested by the New Mexico Environment Department, Air Quality Bureau.
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- Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL), Los Alamos, NM
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- United States
- 32 ENERGY CONSERVATION, CONSUMPTION, AND UTILIZATION; AIR CURTAINS; AIR QUALITY; ALUMINIUM; AMMONIA; BERYLLIUM; CARBON MONOXIDE; COMBUSTION; NITROGEN OXIDES; ORGANIC COMPOUNDS; PARTICULATES; POLLUTANTS; REPORTING REQUIREMENTS; STEAM; SULFUR OXIDES 54 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES
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