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Air Quality Regulations

The Air Quality Program regulates more than 70,000 inspection points such as pollution control devices, boilers, fuels and paints at 3,650 facilites that produce air pollution in Pennsylvania.



  • Environmental Quality Board
    The EQB is a 20-member independent board that adopts all of DEP's regulations. It is chaired by the Secretary of DEP.
  • Air Quality Technical Advisory Committee
    Advises the DEP on the technical and economic or other social impacts of existing, new, or proposed revisions to pollution control regulations, policies, and new control techniques or technologies affecting air.