On August 31, 2022, the Department submitted a proposed revision to Florida's State Implementation Plan (SIP). This proposed SIP revision consists of amendments that provide alternatives to the Miscellaneous Metal Parts and Products (MMPP) requirements for aerospace parts and products coating operations by cross-referencing the requirements of the federal National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP), 40 CFR part 63, Subpart GG, adopted by reference in Rule 62-204.800, F.A.C.
On August 17, 2022, the Department submitted a proposed revision to Florida’s Pending Excess Emissions Rule State Implementation Plan (SIP) in response to the United States Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) June 12, 2015, Startup, Shutdown, and Malfunction (SSM) SIP Call (80 Fed. Reg. 33,840).
The Florida Department of Environmental Protection is the state’s lead agency for environmental management and stewardship – protecting our air, water and land. The vision of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection is to create strong community partnerships, safeguard Florida’s natural resources and enhance its ecosystems.