Burn Ban in Effect

Burning is suspended until further notice due to the increased potential for wildfires from severely dry conditions and low humidity.

Air Quality Index: 42
Air Quality: Good
Highest Pollutant: Fine Particles
Burning Allowed: No
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Air Quality
Highest Pollutant
Fine Particles
Burning Allowed

Public Notice and Comment Period for Sofix LLC

Nov. 12, 2023

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

Sofix LLC has applied for the renewal of the Part 70 (Title V) permit for their
manufacturing facility at 2800 Riverport Rd., Chattanooga, TN. Potential air pollutant
emissions from the facility are estimated to be 29.02 tons/year of volatile organic
compounds, 5.64 tons/year of nitrogen oxides, 4.58 tons/year of carbon monoxide, 1.28
tons/year of particulate matter, and 0.031 ton/year of sulfur oxides.
Questions may be directed to Alan Frazier, Bureau Engineering Manager, at
423.643.5978. Materials concerning this proposed permitting action may be inspected in
person or online beginning at 4:30 p.m. EST, Thursday, Nov. 9, 2023.

  • In Person:
    Chattanooga-Hamilton County Air Pollution Control Bureau
    6125 Preservation Dr., Suite 140
    Chattanooga, TN 37416-3740
  • Online: apcb.org/public-notice-announcements
    Written comments on this proposed permitting action or requests for a public
    hearing concerning it should be mailed or delivered to the Bureau Executive Director at
    the above address. Comments or requests must be received by 4:30 p.m. EST,
    Thursday, Dec. 14, 2023, to be considered in the proposed permitting action.
    If a public hearing is requested, notice of the date, time, and location of the hearing
    will be posted on the Bureau’s website, apcb.org, and published in the Chattanooga
    Times Free Press on Sunday, Dec. 24, 2023. Information about any requested public
    hearing may also be obtained by contacting Amber Boles, Director of Operations, at


Draft Renewal

Statement of Basis


Application Update