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Best Available Control Technology (BACT ) Guideline 4.5.8
Last Update: 3/3/2008


Weatherproofing Coating Application (Electronic Components)
Pollutant Achieved in Practice or in the SIP Technologically Feasible Alternate Basic Equipment
VOCDip coating and the use of weatherproofing coatings with VOC contents of 6.9 lb/gal or less (as applied, less water and exempt compounds)1. Silicone Based Coatings 2. Capture and Thermal Oxidation 3. Capture and Catalytic Oxidation 4. UV Curable Coatings 5. Capture and Carbon Adsorption 6. Water Based CoatingsNone


BACT is the most stringent control technique for the emissions unit and class of source. Control techniques that are not achieved in practice or contained in s a state implementation plan must be cost effective as well as feasible. Economic analysis to demonstrate cost effectiveness is requried for all determinations that are not achieved in practice or contained in an EPA approved State Implementation Plan.

This is a Summary Page for this Class of Source. For background information, see Permit Specific BACT Determinations on Details Page.