NESHAP for Miscellaneous Organic Chemical Manufacturing (the MON)

This 1-day workshop for environmental personnel managing MON compliance will fill in the gaps for this gap-filling rule. Our course focuses on basic requirements, key applicability concepts, and regulatory guidance and provides real-world examples and open discussion throughout to maximize understanding. Participants will be able to optimize their MON compliance program as they gain these important capabilities:


Course topics
  • Applicability
    • Defining the affected source
    • New and existing sources
    • Identifying process units
  • Process Vents, Continuous and Batch
    • Definitions and exemptions
    • Applicability criteria
    • Control options
    • Overlap with other regulations
  • Storage Vessels
    • Definitions and exemptions
    • Applicability criteria
    • Control options
    • Inspection requirements
    • Overlap with other regulations
  • Transfer Operations
    • Definitions and exemptions
    • Applicability criteria
    • Control options
    • Overlap with other regulations
  • Wastewater
    • Process wastewater streams
    • Wastewater treatment and vapor suppression
    • Maintenance Wastewater
    • In-Process Liquid
    • Heat Exchange Systems
  • Equipment Leaks
    • Brief discussion on leak detection and repair program
  • Monitoring
    • Monitoring parameters
    • Frequency
  • Pollution Prevention Alternative
    • Reduction requirement
    • Reporting
    • Recordkeeping
  • Startup, Shutdown, and Malfunction (SSM) Plans
    • Identifying startup, shutdown, and malfunction events
    • Elements of the SSM Plan
    • SSM recordkeeping and reporting
  • Compliance Demonstrations
    • Performance testing
    • Emission profiles
  • Recordkeeping
    • Record retention
    • Required records
  • Reporting
    • Semiannual compliance reports
  • Recent Developments
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Oct 17, 2019 -- Westchester, NY
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
What others are saying about this course
  • The instructor was very knowledgeable and went in just enough depth for each topic.
  • The class hit the mark by covering the trickier aspects of the rule, not sidestepping them.

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Clean Air Act Workshop for Synthetic Organic Chemical Manufacturing Industry (SOCMI) Facilities - 2 Day

This 2-day workshop for environmental personnel at SOCMI facilities navigates the complex web of applicability, compliance, and control requirements under the SOCMI NSPS, Hazardous Organic NESHAP (HON), and Benzene Waste Operations NESHAP (BWON).  Utilizing key applicability concepts, regulatory background, real world examples, and interactive best practices discussion, attendees will maximize their understanding of this challenging material. Course completion enables attendees to:

  • Identify subject emission and compliance requirements
  • Evaluate process changes and potential applicability triggers
  • Develop complete deviation and compliance reports

Oct 15 - 16, 2019 -- Westchester, NY
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