|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 .
|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