§ 129.13. Sulfur recovery plants.

 (a)  No person may permit the emission into the outdoor atmosphere, at any time, from a plant used for recovering elemental sulfur from gases containing sulfur compounds, of sulfur oxides, expressed as SO2, in excess of the rate determined by the formula:

     A = .32E-.5


     A = Allowable emissions in pounds of sulfur oxides per pound of sulfur compounds, expressed as S, in the feed gases, and

     E = Recovery plant rating in long tons of sulfur per day.

 (b)  Allowable emissions under this section are graphically indicated in Appendix A.


   The provisions of this §  129.13 adopted September 10, 1971, effective September 11, 1971, 1 Pa.B. 1804; amended March 3, 1972, effective March 20, 1972, 2 Pa.B. 383.

Cross References

   This section cited in 25 Pa. Code §  123.23 (relating to byproduct coke oven gas).

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