Synthetic Minor Permits

Learn about Synthetic Minor Operating Permit eligibility and requirements, and view a list of Bay Area Synthetic Minor Facilities.

Synthetic Minor Operating Permit

Some facilities may be eligible to apply for a Synthetic Minor Operating Permit instead of a Title V Permit. If a facility subject to Title V requirements has actual annual emissions below the Title V trigger levels, it may opt to apply for an enforceable emissions limits below the trigger levels.

Synthetic Minor Facilities

The Bay Area facilities listed in the table below have received Synthetic Minor Operating Permits.

County City Site # Site Name
Alameda Berkeley A0059 University of California, Berkeley
  Berkeley A0703 Pacific Steel Casting Co
  Berkeley A1603 Pacific Steel Casting Co
  Hayward A1965 Container Management Service, LLC
  Livermore A0255 Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
  Newark A0079 Morton International, Inc
A0273 Pechiney Plastic Packaging, Inc
  Oakland A0158 ConAgra, Inc
  San Leandro A0167 Kraft Foods Group, Inc 
  Sunol A0595 Mission Valley Rock Co
  Union City A1675 Orcon Corporation
Contra Costa Antioch  B0989 Silgan Containers Manufacturing Corp. 
  Clayton A0828 RMC Pacific Materials
    A0896 Hanson Aggregates
   Concord A0541 PG&E Los Medanos 
  Pittsburg B2855  Loctite Aerospace  
  Richmond A0057 BP West Coast Products, LLC
(Was ARCO Products Co-Richmond Terminal)
Napa Napa A1634 Napa State Hospital
    A2158  Syar Industries, Inc
A9183 Napa-Vallejo Waste Mngt Agency
Santa Clara  Mountain View  A0550  NASA-Ames Research Center 
    B3667  Google, Inc
  San Jose A6044 OLS Energy-Agnews
    A6995 Jennings Technology Co, LLC
    A7265  San Jose State University (Cogen Plant)
  Santa Clara A3464 City of Santa Clara Landfill       
  Sunnyvale A0055 Lockheed Martin Corporation
    B0861 Northrop Grumman Corporation
San Francisco San Francisco A2478 UCSF/Parnassus
    A3974  SF General Hospital
San Mateo  Menlo Park A0556 Stanford Linear Accelerator
  Menlo Park A0272 Tyco Electronics
  South San Francisco A1703 Inter-City Cleaners
Solano Travis AFB A0770 Travis Air Force Base

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Last Updated: 3/24/2021