|The Air Division is responsible for ensuring that air quality within Mississippi is protective of public health and welfare. The division is charged with controlling, preventing, and abating air pollution to achieve compliance with air emission regulations pursuant to the Mississippi Air and Water Pollution Control Act, applicable regulations promulgated by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and the Federal Clean Air Act.|
All air permitting is handled in the MDEQ Environmental Permits Division (EPD). To access EPD’s staff directory, click here .
Notice of Public Hearing and Proposed Amendments to 11 Miss. Admin. Code, Part. 2, Chapter 1, "Air Emission Regulations for the Prevention, Abatement, and Control of Air Contaminants" to adopt changes to open burning provisions in Rule 1.3.G and to adopt, by reference, newly promulgated amendments to Federal New Source Performance Standards, in 40 CFR Part 60, Federal National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants in 40 CFR Parts 61 and 63,
and Federal Consolidated Air Rules in 40 CFR Part 65
Notice of Public Hearing and proposed adoption of a State Implementation Plan Revision for Purposes of an Emissions Inventory for the Ozone Nonattainment Area of DeSoto County, Mississippi and adopting new air pollution control regulations for areas in Mississippi designated as Nonattainment for Federal National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS).
Notice of Public Hearing and proposed adoption of new air pollution control regulations entitled
11 Mississippi Administrative Code, Part 2, Chapter 11,
“Regulations for Ambient Air Quality Non-Attainment Areas”.
Visible Emissions Evaluation Training and Certification session
(smoke school) on October 15-17, 2014
Area and Major Source Boiler MACT - Initial Notification of Applicability Form
General Boiler MACT Information
New Air Quality Standards and Attainment
|Air Emissions Standards|
|MDEQ’s Air Division develops and maintains state specific air emissions standards for Mississippi. Additionally, EPA’s Federal Standards, such as New Source Performance Standards and National Emissions Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants, are adopted by reference.|
- Mississippi’s Air Regulations can be found in Part 2 of Title 11 of the Mississippi Administrative Code. 11 Miss. Admin. Code Pt. 2
- New Source Performance Standards (e-CFR)
|Ø40 CFR Part 60 NSPS, Subparts A through OOOO (60.1 through 60.5430)|
Ø40 CFR Part 60 NSPS, Appendices