Stage One Vapor Recovery

Stage One Vapor Recovery Equipment

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) requirements to reduce air pollution from gasoline dispensing facilities (GDF) are found in the National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP), 40 CFR Part 63 Subpart CCCCCC.

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Electronic Code of Federal Regulations

Are you required to test??

- Any facility which dispenses gasoline into the fuel tank or a motor vehicle.
- Gross dispensing facility monthly fuel sales of (see below)

NESHAP Requirements---Monthly Sales of:

- Over 100,000 gallons throughput
Operate a VR System during tank fuel drops (loads)
Vapor tight line from tanker to tank
Reduction in tanker pressure (specified settings)
Reduction in over tightened or loosed fittings and caps
Vapors system meets static pressure test
Testing every 3 years required
Emission reduction of at least 90%

Services Include:

- Standard
- County Mandated
Drain Valve Testing
Pressure Vacuum Vent Cap Testing
- Overfill Verification
Correction of bad overfill equipment
- Drop Tube Verification
Correction of drop tube lengths not meeting federal standards

Reasons for Testing Include:

- Increase Profits
- Reduce Ozone Pollution
- Reduce Cancer Risk
- Saves Gasoline and Energy Resources
- Reduces Fire Hazards
- Reduces Gas Vapors