The Seasonal Burning Ban goes into effect this Monday, May 1 and runs through September 30, 2017. No burning is allowed.

Public Notice Announcements

 

Notice is hereby given that the Chattanooga-Hamilton County Air Pollution Control Board will receive public comments upon the application for the installation of the following air pollutant sources in Hamilton County, TN.


March 30, 2017

Miller Industries Towing Equipment Inc. has proposed to install two new paint spray booths at 8503 Hilltop Drive, Chattanooga, TN. Hourly potential air pollutant emission increases resulting from the operation of these booths are estimated to be 11.76 pounds of volatile organic compounds and 0.25 pound of particulate matter. Annual potential emissions of these two air pollutants will not increase because current plant-wide annual limitations on these emissions will not be changed.

Erlanger Health System has proposed to install four new generator natural-gas engines at 975 East Third Street, Chattanooga, TN. Potential facility-wide air pollutant emission increases resulting from the operation of these engines are estimated to be 16.56 pounds/hour and 50.43 tons/year of carbon monoxide, 14.19 pounds/hour and 34.82 tons/year of nitrogen oxides, 4.73 pounds/hour and 19.30 tons/year of volatile organic compounds, 0.24 pound/hour and 0 ton/year of particulate matter, and 0.035 pound/hour and 0.0049 ton/year of sulfur oxides.

Questions may be directed to Alan Frazier, Bureau Engineering Manager, at 423-643-5978. Materials concerning these proposed actions may be inspected at the Chattanooga-Hamilton County Air Pollution Control Bureau (the Bureau), 6125 Preservation Dr., Suite 140, Chattanooga, TN 37416-3740 or online.

Anyone desiring to request a public hearing concerning either of these proposed permitting actions should make that request in writing and deliver it to the Bureau Director at the above address by 4:30 pm, Thursday, May 4, 2017. If a public hearing is requested, the hearing will be held Tuesday, May 9, 2017, at 3:00 pm at the Bonny Oaks Corporate Center, 6125 Preservation Dr., Chattanooga, TN.


 April 28, 2017

Kordsa, Inc., has proposed to operate three existing boilers, five existing Dowtherm® vaporizers, an existing Dowtherm® transport system, and two existing hexamethylenediamine receiving tanks at 4501 North Access Road, Chattanooga, TN.  Potential air pollutant emissions resulting from the operation of these combined sources are estimated to be 51.79 pounds/hour and 93.92 tons/year of nitrogen oxides, 29.85 pounds/hour and 98.80 tons/year of carbon monoxide, 18.64 pounds/hour and 3.82 tons/year of sulfur oxides, 10.10 pounds/hour and 42.15 tons/year of volatile organic compounds, and 9.65 pounds/hour and 10.82 tons/year of particulate matter.  Questions may be directed to Alan Frazier, Bureau Engineering Manager, at 423-643-5978.

Lincoln Terminal Company, Inc., has proposed to install a new fuel loading rack and six new fuel storage tanks at 4227 Cromwell Road, Chattanooga, TN.  Potential air pollutant emissions resulting from the operation of these combined sources are estimated to be 63.26 pounds/hour and 58.55 tons/year of volatile organic compounds, 5.27 pounds/hour and 18.41 tons/year of carbon monoxide, and 1.16 pounds/hour and 4.04 tons/year of nitrogen oxides.  Questions may be directed to Alan Frazier, Bureau Engineering Manager, at 423-643-5978.

Wilson Air Center–Chattanooga, LLC, has proposed to install a new waste burner at 932 Jubilee Drive, Chattanooga, TN.  Potential air pollutant emissions resulting from the operation of this burner are estimated to be 0.097 pound/hour and 0.42 ton/year of particulate matter, 0.082 pound/hour and 0.36 ton/year of carbon monoxide, and 0.0019 pound/hour and 0.0084 ton/year of volatile organic compounds.  Questions may be directed to Cynthia McDaniel, Bureau Engineer, at 423-643-5982.

Materials concerning these proposed actions may be inspected at the Chattanooga-Hamilton County Air Pollution Control Bureau (the Bureau), 6125 Preservation Dr., Suite 140, Chattanooga, TN  37416-3740.

Anyone desiring to request a public hearing concerning any of these proposed permitting actions should make that request in writing and deliver it to the Bureau Director at the above address by 4:30 pm, Thursday, June 1, 2017.  If a public hearing is requested, the hearing will be held Tuesday, June 6, 2017, at 3:00 pm at the Bonny Oaks Corporate Center, 6125 Preservation Dr., Chattanooga, TN.