Agency Protocol for the Bypass of Air Emissions Abatement Equipment

Summary: This document sets out the EPA's requirements on how licensees should respond to a bypass of an air abatement system

Published: 2016

Pages: 5

Filesize: 138 KB

Format: pdf


The protocol contains details on how licensees should develop a Response Procedure and what as a minimum this procedure should contain.  The Response Procedure should detail how a bypass event should be managed to prevent the bypass from becoming an emission of environmental significance.  The protocol also provides guidance on how to assess the environmental significance of an emission.