Maricopa County Air Quality Department announces 2012 Dry Cleaners’ Compliance Calendar has been posted to assist perchloroethylene dry cleaning operations to comply with the terms of their general permit.
Link to Calendar: http://www.maricopa.gov/aq/divisions/permit_engineering/docs/pdf/Dry%20Cleaners%20Calendar.pdf
The Maricopa County Air Quality Department issues permits based on established rules that must be followed which limit the emission of harmful air pollutants from operating equipment and industrial processes. Any business or operation that creates air emissions may need an air quality permit. Dry Cleaners are an example of sources and equipment that require a permit.
For more information on how to apply for a Dry Cleaners Permit or any other air quality permit please visit our website: www.maricopa.gov/aq. Go to Programs and select Permit Engineering.
For further assistance please contact the Small Business Assistance at (602)506-5102.
About Maricopa County Air Quality Department
The Maricopa County Air Quality Department is a regulatory agency whose goal is to ensure federal clean air standards are achieved and maintained for the residents and visitors of Maricopa County. The department is governed by the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors and follows air quality standards set forth by the federal Clean Air Act.
The department offers air quality information and resources on its Clean Air Make More website. Visit www.CleanAirMakeMore.com to learn more.
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