TABLE 12–1

Pennsylvania Sulfur Dioxide Regulations for Steam Power Plants (Existing Sources)

Area

Allowed Lbs SO2/10° BTU

Allowed Coal % S*

Philadelphia

-

0.3

Allegheny County (Pittsburgh)

0.6–1.0

0.4–0.6

Beaver Valley, Monongahela, and SE Pennsylvania Air Basins

0.6–1.0

0.4–0.6

Allentown-Easton, Erie, Harrisburg, Johnstown, Lancaster, Reading, Scranton-Wilkes Barre, York Air Basins

1.8–3.0

1.1–1.9

All Other Regions

4.0

2.5

* Assumes 12,500 BTU/Lb Coal.



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