Upcoming Deadlines...

If your facility is subject to Ohio's storm water general permitting program, please read this e-mail.

The draft general industrial permit OHR000006 is available at:

The public comment period ends on January 16, 2017. The public notice, which contains information on how to submit comments (if any) is at:

Other information, including the notice of intent (NOI) form is available at:

You will need to submit an NOI for your facility after the permit is issued final.

Please let me know if I can be of any assistance!

20th of each month, monthly eDMR are due!

1/31:  The fourth quarter and semi-annual air permit deviation reports are due.  If you have a PER, check your permit-- you may still have a quarterly, semi-annual or annual report due this month!

2/15:  If you opted for the straight calendar year reporting period, you probably have a PER due.  These reports are automatically created in eBusiness Center or should be mailed to you if your company is non-Title V.  Synthetic Minor facilities are required to use eBusiness Center: Air Services to submit these reports.  These reports are not applicable to Title V facilities.

3/1: EPCRA 311-312 (Tier II) report is due.  If your facility is subject to this report, you can download the free software reporting tool at Some states require the use of different software. Check our your state’s reporting requirements at

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Ohio EPA has revised OAC Chapter 3745-31 (PTI, PTIO, and Exemptions) and includes amendments to OAC rules 3745-31-01, 3745-31-03, 3745-31-05, 3745-31-06, 3745-31-11, 3745-31-13, 3745-31-14, and 3745-31-33. The effective date of the adoption is May 1, 2016. If your facility has emissions units that qualify for a permanent exemption, some of the citations may have changed. The new rules are available on Ohio EPA's web page at:

Ohio EPA has revised OAC rule 3745-21-07 (for emissions units that emit organic materials that are not regulated by other rules). The effective date of the adoption is April 8, 2016.

Still finding eBiz Air Services confusing? Ohio EPA has posted some Training Videos.

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