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Federal Landfill Emission Guidelines 2019

Adopted rule

Rule contact: Dan DeFehr

Administrative Order No. DEQ 18-2019
Filed and effective July 19, 2019

See April 2019 Oregon Bulletin

On July 18, 2019, Oregon’s Environmental Quality Commission adopted rules to adopt new and amended federal air quality regulations. This included:
  • Adopting new federal new source performance standards for municipal solid waste landfills;
  • Adopting rules to implement new federal emission guidelines for municipal solid waste landfills;
  • Adopting newly amended federal standards; and
  • Making typographical corrections to the list of federal regulations adopted by reference.
In addition to the changes above, OAR 340-236-0010 is also part of Oregon’s EPA-approved State Implementation Plan. With EQC adoption of the revised rules, the amended OAR 340-236-0010 would be submitted to EPA to be incorporated into and made part of the Oregon SIP.

Public involvement

Comment period closed on May 10, 2019 at 4 p.m.

View the public notice 
Includes the Notice of Rulemaking, with draft rules attached

Public hearings

May 2, 2019 - 4 p.m.
700 NE Multnomah St., Suite 600
Conference Room 610
Portland, OR 97232

EQC action

The EQC adopted the proposed rules on July 18, 2019

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