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The Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD) adopted proposed amendments to District Regulation 5: Open Burning (Reg 5), Regulation 6, Rule 3: Wood Burning Devices (Rule 6-3), and Regulation 12 Rule 15: Petroleum Refining Emissions Tracking (Rule 12-15). The amendments to Reg 5 and and Reg 6-3 were adopted following the November 20, 2019 public hearing and the amendments to Rule 12-15 were adoped following the December 4, 2019 public hearing.

Interested parties can review the current rules on BAAQMD's website. For questions specific to your facility, please contact Divya Agarwal at or (510) 285-6351.