Seventh Regulation On The Implementation Of The Federal Immission Control Act

Original Language Title: Siebente Verordnung zur Durchführung des Bundes-Immissionsschutzgesetzes

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Seventh regulation on the implementation of the Federal Immission Control Act (regulation to discharge limit of wood dust - 7 BImSchV) 7 BImSchV Ausfertigung date: 18.12.1975 full quotation: "regulation to wood dust discharge limit of 18 December 1975 (Federal Law Gazette I p. 3133)" footnote (+++ text detection from: 1 3.1976 +++) input formula on the basis of § 23 para 1 of the Federal Immission Control Act of 15 March 1974 (Bundesgesetzbl. I p. 721, 1193), amended by § 1 No. 14 of the law on the amendment of the introductory act to the Penal Code of 15 August 1974 (Bundesgesetzbl. I p. 1942) that is prescribed by the Federal Government after consultation with the interested parties with the consent of the Federal Council: article 1 scope this Regulation shall apply for the establishment, the nature and operation of dust or chip-emitting installations within the meaning of § 3 para 5 No. 1 of the Federal Immission Control Act for editing or processing of wood or wood-based materials including the associated conveying and storage equipment for chips and dusts. It does not apply for installations requiring a permit under section 4 of the Federal Immission Control Act.

§ 2 schemes within the meaning of § 1 are equipment to equip their establishment with exhaust air purification systems that exclude an excess of the emission value under section 4. Sentence 1 shall not apply when an excess of the emission value is excluded, according to § 4 other measures or operations in particular through processing of forest-fresh wood, wet grinding or using mechanical conveying systems under all operating conditions.

§ 3 (1) wood dust and chips can be storage in bunkers, storage silos, or any other enclosed area.
(2) at bunkers and silos, filling level checks, are, where appropriate, regularly filling level meters and overflow protection, making.
(3) storage facilities are in the meaning of paragraph 1 and filter plants to deflate, emissions of wood dust or chips as much as possible to prevent, for example by filling in closed containers or wetting at the discharge point.

§ 4 schemes within the meaning of § 1 are emission value (1) to operate, that involved the mass concentration of dust and particles in the air, on the standard condition (0 degrees C, 1013 millibars), 1 a value of 50 milligrammes per cubic metre exhaust does not exceed, if grinding dust or a mixture with sanding dust is included in the exhaust or exceed a value resulting from the following diagram 2. , if contained in the exhaust air no grinding dust, but other dust or chips.
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(2) equipment referred to in paragraph 1 are no. 1, which will be built after January 1, 1977, by way of derogation from paragraph 1 to be operated so that the mass concentration of dust and particles in the air, relative to the standard condition, does not exceed a value of 20 milligrams per cubic metre exhaust.
(3) operate multiple plants in a spatial and operational context, is the sum of all flows to consider when determining the permissible mass concentration of these facilities.

§ 5 additional requirements the powers of the competent authorities, to meet other or further arrangements, on the basis of the Federal Immission Control Act remain unaffected.

§ 6 admission of exceptions the competent authority may on request allow exceptions to the provisions of the regulation, as far as taking into account the specific circumstances of the individual case adverse environmental impacts are not to be feared or occupational health and safety reasons to do this.

§ 7 is offences any person in the sense of § 62 para 1 No. 7 of the Federal Immission Control Act, who intentionally or negligently equips a plant does not have an exhaust air purifier 1 violates article 2, wood dust and chips not in bunkers, silos, or any other enclosed area stores 2. contrary to section 3, no regular filling level control, bunkers, silos or other enclosed spaces as well as filter systems not so drained that emissions are avoided as far as possible or 3. contrary to article 4 or article 8 thus operates a plant , that it exceeded the permissible mass concentration of dust in the air.
Footnote § 7 No. 3 italics: does not apply section 8 - section 9 Berlin clause this Regulation shall apply to § 14 of the third of transfer Act of January 4, 1952 (Bundesgesetzbl. I p. 1) in conjunction with section 73, sentence 2 of the Federal Immission Control Act also in the Federal State of Berlin.

§ 10 entry into force this regulation enter into force on the first day of the third calendar month following on the announcement.