2016 New Hampshire Revised Statutes
Title X - PUBLIC HEALTH
Chapter 125-M - MERCURY EMISSIONS REDUCTION AND CONTROL PROGRAM
Section 125-M:3 - Mercury Reduction and Control Program.

NH Rev Stat § 125-M:3 (2016) What's This?
    125-M:3 Mercury Reduction and Control Program. – The department shall develop a mercury reduction and control program. The program shall include, but is not limited to, the following:
    I. Any municipal waste combustor with a design capacity to burn 100 tons per day or more of municipal solid waste shall reduce its mercury emissions to achieve a mercury emission rate of no greater than 0.028 mg/dscm corrected to 7 percent oxygen by volume on a dry basis, or at least 85 percent control efficiency.
    II. The department shall evaluate the technical and economic feasibility of establishing a mercury emission limit of 0.028 mg/dscm corrected to 7 percent oxygen by volume on a dry basis for:
       (a) Municipal waste combustors with a design capacity to burn less than 100 tons per day of municipal solid waste; and
       (b) Hospital, medical and infectious waste incinerators.
    III. The department shall evaluate the technical and economic feasibility of establishing a mercury emission limit for coal-burning electricity generation plants.

Source. 1999, 350:1. 2002, 172:1, eff. May 15, 2002.

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